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Hawaii's Catechumens 2017

February 25, 2017

By Patrick Downes
 Hawaii Catholic Herald

212 to be baptized across the diocese at Easter Vigil

Hawaii will have a significant increase over last year in the number of people initiated into the Catholic Church at Easter Vigil liturgies on April 15 in their respective parishes.

In a final formal step in preparation for that big night, 212 catechumens will be welcomed in four Rites of Election this weekend on Maui, Kauai, Oahu and the Big Island. That number is 27 more than last year, a 15 percent jump.

The figures are provided by the diocesan Office of Worship. Read more...

Full list of Hawaii's Catechumens for 2017 Here.