Hawaii Catholic Schools superintendent highlights strides and strengths in ‘Catholic identity’ By Darlene J.M. Dela Cruz Hawaii Catholic Herald “Catechists and Catholic school teachers of all subjects have a special role to play in handing on the faith to our children and youth and preparing them to be evangelizers.” Faith formation for all ages […]
For William ‘Pila’ Tulua, it has been a lifetime of preparation for holy orders By Patrick Downes Hawaii Catholic Herald It’s been a long and winding road for William M. Tulua. But the end is in sight. Bishop Larry Silva will ordain the former medical assistant, ex-monk and veteran tour bus driver a deacon at […]
After a positive elementary level experience, these eighth graders want to continue a religious education By Deborah Manog Special to the Herald There are 24 elementary/secondary Catholic schools in Hawaii. About 75 percent of these schools are smaller, parish schools that serve students up to the eighth grade. After middle school, many of these students […]
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Betsey Gunderson Hawaii Catholic Schools, Interim Associate Superintendent Personal: She was raised on Oahu. Her father Richard Hughes grew up on Maui and her mother, Sallie Wingfield Hughes, was from Virginia. She is the eldest of nine children, a 13-year graduate of Maryknoll School, with five children and eight grandchildren of her own. Education: Undergraduate […]
Story and photos by Gabriella Munoz Special to the Herald On July 25, the diocesan Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry held an island-wide forum for young adult ministry leaders at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in Pearl City. It was a large turnout. Thirty-eight representatives from 18 parishes across Oahu attended the […]
VIRIDITAS: SOUL GREENING Interviewed by Sister Malia Dominica Wong, OP Hawaii Catholic Herald I was at Maryknoll High School for zillions of years as an educator, and later served as executive director of the alumni association. My students continue to keep in touch with me. I will never forget Hawaii because of its beauty and […]
Bishop’s calendar Bishop’s Schedule [Events indicated will be attended by Bishop’s delegate] August 12, 5:00 pm, Mass for Bishop’s Circle Donor Society Members, Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, downtown Honolulu. August 13, Pilgrimage to Kalaupapa, Molokai. August 15, 9:30 am, Bishop’s Administrative Advisory Council, Chancery, downtown Honolulu; 7:00 pm, Ordination to the diaconate […]
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St. Anthony of Padua Parish in Wailuku, Maui, is hosting a summer bingo social for senior parishioners and their friends 2:30-4:30 p.m., Aug. 19, in St. Anthony School cafeteria. Enjoy light refreshments and the chance to win great prizes. Admission is free, though donations for the prize table are welcomed. Prizes should be $6 or […]