Episcopal Diocese of Hawaii

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Location
21°18'35"N
157°51'26"W
Country
 United States of America
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The Episcopal Diocese of Hawai'i is the ecclesiastical territory or diocese of the Episcopal Church of the Anglican Communion in the United States encompassing the state of Hawaii. It is led by the Episcopal Bishop of Hawaii pastoring the Hawaiian Islands from the Cathedral Church of Saint Andrew in Honolulu. The territorial jurisdiction which the Episcopal Diocese of Honolulu holds today was given up to American Episcopalians after the 1893 overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani, head of the Church of Hawaii. The Church of Hawaii, also called the Hawaii Reformed Catholic Church, was established by King Kamehameha IV and his consort Queen Emma in 1862. The king and queen, friends of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom, were devout members of the Church of England. Episcopalians continue the Anglican Church of Hawaii tradition of celebrating the Feast of the Holy Sovereigns each November 28, in honor of Kamhehameha IV and Queen Emma.

Bishops

Thomas Nettleship Staley (1862–1870) [British] Alfred Willis (1870–1902) [British]; married Emma Mary Simeon, daughter of Charles Simeon

Missionary

Henry Bond Restarick (1902–1920; first American bishop) John Dominique LaMothe (1921–1928) Samuel Harrington Littell (1930–1943) Harry S. Kennedy (1944–1966)Charles P. Gilson, Suffragan Bishop of Honolulu (resident-bishop for Taiwan, 1961–1964)

Diocesan

Edwin Lani Hanchett (1969–1975) Edmond L. Browning (1976–1985) Donald Purple Hart (1986–1994) Richard Sui On Chang (1997–2006) Robert Fitzpatrick (2007–)

Churches

HawaiiChurch of the Holy Apostles, Hilo, Vicar, The Reverend Katlin McCallister Christ Church, Kona, Kealakekua, Vicar, The Reverend Dwight Brown St. Augustine's Church, Kapa'au, Vicar, The Reverend Diana Akiyama St. Columba Church, Pa'ahau, Priest with oversight, The Reverend David Stout St. James Church, Waimea, Rector, The Reverend David Stout St. Jude's Church, Oceanview, (no current vicar)KauaiAll Saints', Kapaʻa (first Episcopal Church built in 1925), Priest-in-Charge, the Rev. David Jackson Christ Memorial, Kilauea St. John's, ʻEleʻele St. Paul's, Kekaha St. Michael and All Angels and All Angels, Lihue (dedicated in 1991), Rector, The Reverend Andrew McMullenMauiGood Shepherd Episcopal Church, Wailuku Holy Innocents, Lahaina St. John's Episcopal Church, Kula, Rector, The Reverend Kerith Harding Trinity-by-the-SeaMolokaiGrace Church, Hoolehua, Father John LunnOahuCathedral of Saint Andrew, Honolulu, The Reverend Canon Heather Patton-Graham, Provost and Canon Residentiary; The Reverend Dr. Ha'aheo Guanson, Assisting Priest for Pastoral Care; The Reverend Andrew J. Arakawa, Assisting Priest Calvary Mission, Kaneohe, (no current vicar) Emmanuel Church, Kailua, Vicar, vacant Epiphany Church, Honolulu, Rector, vacant Good Samaritan Church, Honolulu, Vicar, vacant Holy Cross Church, Kahuku, (no current rector) Holy Nativity Church, Honolulu, Interim Rector, The Rev. Cn. Kate Cullinane; Curate, The Rev. Christopher Bridges; Deacon, The Rev. Dcn. Robert Steele St. Christopher's, Kailua, Rector, The Reverend Giovan King St. Clement's, Makiki, Interim Rector, The Reverend Canon Catherine Cullaine St. Elizabeth's, Kalihi, Rector, The Reverend David Gierlach St. George's Church and School, Pearl Harbor, Closed. St. John's By-The-Sea, Kaneohe, Vicar, The Reverend Paul Nahoa Lucas St. John's The Baptist, Waianae, Acting Vicar, The Reverend Kaleo Patterson St. Luke's, Vicar, The Reverend Raymond Woo St. Mark's, Honolulu, Rector, The Reverend Paul Lillie St. Matthew's, Waimanalo, Vicar, The Reverend Mahi Bemis St. Mary's, Mo`ili`ili, Rector, vacant St. Nicholas', Kapolei, Vicar, The Reverend Ernesto Pasalo, Jr. St. Paul's, Honolulu, Vicar, The Reverend Randolph Albano (jointly administered by the Episcopal Church and the Philippine Independent Church) St. Peter's, Honolulu, Rector, The Reverend Diane Martinson St. Stephen's, Wahiawa, Acting Vicar, The Reverend Kaleo Patterson St. Timothy's, Aiea, Priest-in-Charge, The Rev. Daniel Leatherman

Schools

St. Andrew's Schools, Honolulu, Chaplain, The Reverend Heather Graham Iolani School, Honolulu, Chaplains, The Reverend Tim Moorehouse, The Reverend Andrew J. Arakawa Seabury Hall
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