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Thursday, October 02, 2014

Saturday
Reconciliation 4:00pm / Mass 5:00pm
 
Mass Sunday
6:00am, 8:00am, 10:00am, 12:00pm & 5:00pm
 
Mass Monday – Saturday
7:00am
 
First Thursday Adoration
7:30am - 8:30am
 
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Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Closed holidays.

Announcements

Live Stewardship
On the weekend of September 27-28 we celebrated Stewardship Commitment Sunday. All our parishioners were encouraged to live s... Read More
See eNews from around the Diocese
Click on the "Honolulu Diocese eNews" link under Quick Links on our website home page. You will find many wonderful... Read More
Rachel's Vineyard Retreat, Oct. 17-19
Call: (808) 349-5071 Email: RVINHAWAII@GMAIL.COM REGISTRATIONS ARE STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL. SPACE IS LIMITED. A ... Read More
Pray for persecuted Christians in the Middle East; participate in a special collection
Peace be with you! Pope Francis recently wrote to the Secretary of the United Nations decrying how, in the Middle East, &l... Read More
Retreat for teens ... Can you $ponsor a teen?
Young Christian Life (YCL) Weekend 46 Youth Retreat is set for October 10-12, 2014. The theme is "Love Sincerely" a... Read More
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Aloha and Welcome

A note from Bishop Larry Silva

Dear Brothers and Sisters:
Peace be with you!
Please VOTE in the November 4 general election!
When God gives us a gift, he expects that we use it for the good of all. We have been given the gift of living in a democratic country, and this blessing also involves a grave responsibility. We must participate in our government “of the people, by the people, and for the people.” Voting is one of the concrete ways we can assure that the values we hold dear for the common good can be enshrined in the law of the land. We vote these values not only in particular questions or propositions, but by electing public servants who will work for the same values we know are so important.

Among the values that are essential are: respect for life from the moment of conception to natural death; the sanctity of marriage between one man and one woman as the basis of the healthy family, which leads to a healthy culture; care for the poor and most vulnerable; freedom based on the truth of the human person and religious freedom.

I am grateful to the Knights of Columbus for their willingness to help raise our awareness of the need to use our God-given liberties for the good of all by helping us get out the vote. I encourage all to register (deadline: October 6, 2014), to ask for a permanent absentee ballot to make voting as easy as possible, to do the penance of studying the candidates and their stances and records, and to VOTE on or before November 4. May the Lord guide us and enlighten us all!

Sincerely yours in Christ,
Most Reverend Larry Silva
Bishop of Honolulu


Special Intentions

 
Pope Francis' prayer intentions
for September:

 "Lord Jesus, during this month we lift up those who are mentally disabled. May these brothers and sisters receive the love and help they need to live a dignified life as sons and daughters of our Heavenly Father? We also pray that all of us who bear the name 'Christian' would be inspired by the word of God and therefore be compelled to serve those who are poor and suffering throughout the world."


Parish Stewardship

As stewards of the earth, we are responsible for the management and care of the land and resources which God has entrusted to us. Since the earth's resources have been created by God for the benefit of all, we are to share the goods of the earth and to preserve and care for the goods of the earth. This mandate is rooted in the Bible where we are urged to "cultivate and care for God's creation." 
More recently, the U.S. Bishops, in their statement Renewing the Earth, said, "Stewardship implies that we must both care for creation according to the standards that are not of our own making and at the same time be resourceful in finding ways to make the earth flourish." Whatever belongs to God belongs to all.
 

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Videos

See a video by Mark Hart who offers a teaching on the meaning of the Sunday Gospel for October 5th, the 27th Sunday of Ordinary Time. Mark is a member of Life Teen youth ministry. 
 
Michael W. Smith sings "A New Halleluiah". Be inspired and joy-filled.
 
See a video demonstrating the proper way to receive Holy Communion at Mass.
 
The U.S. Bishops appeal to all citizens to join the "Call to Prayer" for the protection of Life, Marriage and Religious Liberty. Click on this image to see the video. For more information, visit www.usccb.org/pray.

 
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