- Friday | February 9, 2018 to Saturday | February 10, 2018
- All Day
Jodo Shinshu ministers and lay delegates from temples throughout Hawaii will assemble February 9-10, 2018 at the Hawaii Betsuin temple for Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii’s 2018 Legislative Assembly, or Giseikai. The assembly provides an opportunity to attend services together, learn from each others’ experiences, hear from the Bishop and Mission board officers and committees, and discuss and pass resolutions.
The Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii is organized into five districts, and each sends a number of delegates to Giseikai based on the size of the membership within the district. The number of lay delagates is as follows:
Honolulu District – 18 lay delegates
Oahu District – 14 lay delegates
Kauai District – 5 lay delegates
Maui District – 11 lay delegates
Hawaii District – 18 lay delegates
Registration is handled through your local temple or association.
Friday’s session begins with a morning service and goes till about 8:00 p.m. Saturday’s continuation will be for the morning only and conclude about 10:30 a.m. Then, meeting attendees and others join together for an Aloha Luncheon and Living Treasures of Hawai’i™ event at a Waikiki hotel.