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Diocesan Offices

Diocesan Offices

Key Dates for Our Priests: 

February 16, 2018: Special Stewardship Workshop for Priests, 9:30 am - 12 noon, Kamiano Center
May 14-18, 2018: Annual Priests' Convocation. Location: Turtle Bay Resort
May 18, 2018: Priestly Ordination of Pila Tulua, 6:00pm, Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa.
May 25, 2018: Diaconate Ordination of Romple Emwalu, 7:00pm, St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church, Mililani.

Upcoming Annual Events for 2019-2020:

January 7-11, 2019: Annual Priests Retreat. Theme: Resurrection - What is it and What does in Mean for us. Guest Speaker: Fr. Jeremy Driscoll, OSB, Abbot, Mount Angel Seminary. Location: Saint Stephen Diocesan Center, 6301 Pali Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744
May 13-17, 2019: Annual Priests' Convocation. Location: Turtle Bay Resort
January 6-10, 2020: Annual Priests Retreat. Theme: TBD. Guest Speaker: Fr. James Kubicki, SJ, Pastor, St. Francis Mission, South Dakota. Location: Saint Stephen Diocesan Center, 6301 Pali Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744 
May 11-15, 2020: Annual Priests' Convocation. Location: Turtle Bay Resort


Available Spiritual Directors for Priests and Deacons:

Roland Bunda, SM – rolbunda@aol.com

John Klobuka, SM - john.klobuka@chaminade.edu

Ken Templin, SM – ktemplin@chaminade.edu

Br. John Campbell, SM – jhpcsm@gmail.com

Fr. Joseph Sullivan is a 58 yr old priest in good standing with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Spokane WA. Fr. Joe is pastor of five parishes one of which is a Native American tribe and works with their spirituality in the Catholic Church. He is currently living in Newport, WA and is willing to offer a few weeks a year for fill in. If you can use his service please contact Fr. Joe through this email address: materdei@catholic.org.

Fr. John Thompson is a Marianist priest currently working as an assistant professor at Chaminade University. He is willing to provide weekend assistance. If you can use his services, please contact Fr. John via email at John.Thompson@chaminade.edu.

Available for Substitute Ministry on Oahu

Bishop Larry Silva announces that Reverend Herman Leong, a priest retired from the Diocese of Oakland and living in Hawaii as of March 1, 2017, enjoys the priestly faculties of the Diocese of Honolulu and will make himself available for substitute ministry on Oahu. For contact information, call the Office of Clergy at (808) 585-3343.


The Upper Room Crisis Hotline: 1-(888) 808-8724 

Provides 24 hours / 7 days / 365 days per year telephone hotline services for Roman Catholic priests, deacons and vowed religious brothers. The services provided are counseling, information and referral, suicide prevention/crisis intervention, and reassurance calls to the elderly. Click here for brochure. Ph. 815-727-4367; email turch@sbcglobal.net; or visit www.theupperroomcrisishotline.org


Key Dates for our Permanent Deacons:

February 16-18, 2018: Annual Retreat for Permanent Deacons, St. Stephen Diocesan Center