The Diocesan E-News is published twice monthly (or more) and is used for announcing upcoming activities and events in and around the Diocese of Hawai'i and broader Episcopal Church. Special E-News releases are sent out for very important and/or urgent announcements. The E-News is also used to inform members of special notices, deadlines, reminders and releases from the Bishop and Diocesan Support Center.
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LATEST ISSUES: 2019
October 11, 2019 - Bishop on the Lambeth Conference, Annual Meeting Workbook, Clergy Education Day, Spotlight Chocolate Extravaganza, MacVean-Brown ordained
September 27, 2019 - Annual Meeting Updates: Singers for Opening Eucharist & Late Registration fees begin October 4; Guidelines for experimental liturgies; Creation Care grants; UTO Young Adult & Seminarian grants
September 11, 2019 - Annual Meeting deadlines, Ordination of James Shire, clergy transition, Soul Shop, UTO 2020 Annual Grants, IWC Book Order
August 28, 2019 - Special Sunday Observances, Annual Meeting deadlines & updates, Invite-Welcome-Connect change in venue, EYE20 dates and location, Episcopal dioceses, organizations join lawsuit against Trump’s border wall
August 14, 2019 - Links to Bishop's recent messages including draft budget input, Liturgical resources on gun violence, Church leaders urge Episcopalians to strive for peace in wake of massacres in Texas, Ohio
August 9, 2019 - Special Announcement: Bishop's Reflection on Gilroy, El Paso & Dayton
July 26, 2019 - Clergy & Church transitions, CPG 101, new formation resources, Episcopal Evangelism grants, Presiding Bishop to young Episcopalians, Episcopal officials defend refugee resettlement
July 21, 2019 - Special Announcement: A Teaching from the Bishop on Mauna a Wākea. The announcement is linked to a special webpage HERE.
July 9, 2019 - Welcome Baby Theodore,RIP Mary Day Wilson, Apply for ECW Specials, New Speaker for Clergy Retreat, CPR/AED Training, Bishops of all six Episcopal Dioceses in Texas issue a joint statement decrying the inhumane conditions at our country's borders
June 19, 2019 - Reminder: Ordination Arakawa & McPeek, Registration now open to all Clergy for Annual Clergy Retreat, The Way of Love with Bishop Michael Curry - New Podcast, Attention all young adults, Presiding Bishop's Message for World Refugee Day
May 30, 2019 - Bishop's Message: Attend Upcoming Events, 51st Annual Meeting of Convention, Prepare for hurricane season, EM/EV Training, Early Registration for Clergy Retreat, Summary of General Convention Resolutions on Abortion and Women's Reproductive Health
May 14, 2019 - Two new Diocesan policies adopted, E-mail scams continue, Launch of Diocesan news website, Summer youth camps, Registration open for Invite-Welcome-Connect, Episcopal Church 2019 annual appeal
May 2, 2019 - Special Announcement: The Rev. Allen Lee Lewis
April 26, 2019 - Ordinations to the Diaconate: Arakawa/McPeek, EfM Mentor Training Online Registration, Annual Clergy Retreat Coming Up, 3rd Annual Faith Summit on Homelessness
February 5, 2019 - RENEWAL 2019, Funeral Services for the Rev. Cn. Malcolm Nāea Chun, Cathedral 2019 Ali'i Sundays and Evensong schedule, Lent Resources available
January 31, 2019 - Special Announcement: The Rev. Cn. Malcolm Nāea Chun January 10, 2019 - Clergy Transitions: Cullinane/Vance, Ordination Reminder: Haworth, Ecumenical Taize Service, Retirement Celebration: Johnson, Camp Mokule'ia 2019 Program, Joint Maui Church event
December 18, 2018 - Ordination Reminder: Bostock, Diocesan Council Grants 2019, 27th Annual Lili'uokalani Ho'okuikahi, Presiding Bishop's Christmas Message, YASC and ESC applications open
November 30, 2018- How can you help to define the future of the Diocese? Ordination to the Presbyterate: Haworth/Guanson; Clergy Transitions: Tanabe; The Episcopal Church Annual Appeal
November 8, 2018 - Clergy Transitions Johnson/Rodriguez, Ordination to the Presbyterate Donahue, Updated Customary and Bishop's Calendar, Inside the Episcopal Church, Presiding Bishop Releases The Power of Love