Clergy Reflections

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Message from Fr. Moki February 14, 2017 Thursday, February 9, 2017 Dear Cathedral Ohana: I’m very much settled into my routine at the Cathedral and I must say what a joy it is to wake up, drink a cup of coffee, and then walk two minutes to the office. ... More...

Christmas Message December 19, 2016 From The Reverend Moki Hino, newly appointed Canon Administrator  and Priest-in-Charge Dear Cathedral ʻOhana, As I prepare to leave Hilo to go to Honolulu to serve as your Canon Administrator and Priest-in-Charge, I find it necessary to wake up extra early to ... More...

Fr. Moki’s letter to the Congregation November 10, 2016 Dear Cathedral ʻOhana: I have been given the honor of being appointed by the Bishop to serve as the Canon Administrator & Priest-in-Charge of the Cathedral of St. Andrew.  I very much look forward to being with you at all three ... More...

Pa`akai a Malamalama December 6, 2013 Salt and Light Reflections from the Dean “Seeking Reconciliation” From now on, therefore, we regard no one from a human point of view; even though we once knew Christ from a human point of view, we know him no longer in that ... More...

From Bishop Fitzpatrick to All of Us November 16, 2013 I have received the following message from Obispo Maximo of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI). In addition to the special collection to be taken for the next two Sundays and on Thanksgiving to aid the ERD response to the crisis ... More...

Our Call to Support Disaster Relief in the Philippines November 16, 2013 Giving Aid for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan – One of the most powerful storms ever recorded, Super Typhoon Haiyan, crashed across the central islands of the Philippines. With winds of over 200 miles per hour and torrential rains, it has ... More...

Love, Justice and the Public Square November 7, 2013 Reflections of the Dean on Marriage Equality in Hawaii – Yesterday I was among more than forty clergy from a variety of Christian and other faith traditions, and over seventy lay people, who came to show support within the faith community ... More...

Litany for Sound Government November 7, 2013 O Lord our Governor, bless the leaders of our land, that we may be a people at peace among ourselves and a blessing to other nations of the earth. Lord, keep this nation under your care. To the President and members ... More...

The Hands and Feet of Jesus October 30, 2013 Reflections from Susan Lukens Director of Formation Dear Cathedral Ohana, Since the beginning of this school year and living into the fall, I have watched, listened and even tasted the hands and feet of the Holy here at the Cathedral of St. ... More...

Salt and Light Reflections from the Dean September 27, 2013 “Pa`akai a Malamalama” Salt and Light Reflections from the Dean “Changes . . . “ Liturgical, Scheduling and Staff Very Reverend Walter Brownridge, Dean of the Cathedral of St. Andrew To the Beloved in Christ here at the Cathedral of St. Andrew and our friends, You may ... More...