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In this issue:

  • Bishop’s Corner (Buddha Day message)
  • Bishop’s Statement Against Anti-Asian Violence
  • Ministerial Assignments
  • Condolences
  • Communications & Resources on Covid-19

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thumbnail image - HQ Update Newsletter, February 2021February 2021

In this issue:

  • Bishop’s Corner: Excerpts From Bishop’s Messages Of The 109th Legislative Assembly
  • Giseikai Message From The Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-Ha Governor General Bishop Chiko Iwagami
  • HHMH 109th Giseikai Legislative Assembly
  • Officers, Advisors, And Directors Of Honpa Hongwanji Mission Of Hawaii For Year 2021
  • Ministerial Assignments
  • Condolences
  • 2021 Kauai Hongwanji Council Nembutsu Seminar
  • Courtesy Visit from Mr. Udi Bar-David
  • Attachment: 2021 Kauai Nembutsu Seminar Flyer (April 10 with Dr. Kenneth Tanaka)

January 2021 HQ Update thumbnail imageJanuary 2021

In this issue:

  • New Year’s Greetings from His Eminence Gomonshu Kojun Ohtani
  • Bishop’s Message: Nurtured by Amida Buddha’s Light of Wisdom and Compassion
  • HHMH President’s New Year’s Message
  • 2021 Hongwanji Slogan: Nurturing Empathy and Respect
  • The New Governing Board of Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-Ha
  • 2021 Legislative Assembly Schedule (Feb. 11-13)

December 2020 HQ Update Newsletter - thumbnail imageDecember 2020

In this issue:

  • Bishop’s Corner: Let’s Persevere!
  • Special Session of Legislative Assembly (11/21/20)
  • Virtual Appreciation Event for Mr. Pieper Toyama, Hawaii Kyodan Outgoing President & Dr. Warren Tamamoto, Hawaii Kyodan Incoming President
  • Legacy Of Gratitude Fund
  • Propagation Program Grant Committee
  • HHMH YouTube Channel Program
  • COVID-19 Update
  • Flyer: Avoiding COVID-19 Vaccine Scams
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In this issue:

  • Bishop’s Corner: A suggestion for “Perpetual Chanting of the Sutras (Eitaikyo)”
  • Condolence: Reverend Arthur Marutani
  • Ministerial Assignments: Reverend Bruce Nakamura
  • 2021 Legislative Assembly: February 12 & 13, 2021 via Zoom
  • Propagation Program Grant information
  • 2020 Kauai Hongwanji Council Nembutsu Seminar: 12/12 via Zoom with Rev. Dr. Kenneth Tanaka
  • 2021 YBICSE Postponement
  • HHMH YouTube Channel Program
  • Health Care Heroes Mahalo Video, Wednesdays 12 noon

October 2020 HQ Update newsletterOctober 2020

In this issue:

  • Bishop’s Corner: “Encouragement as Election Day Nears”
  • Virtual Appreciation Event for Mr. Pieper Toyama, Hawaii Kyodan Outgoing President & Dr. Warren Tamamoto, Hawaii Kyodan Incoming President (Nov. 21)
  • Wedding: Reverend Satoshi Ka’imipono Tomioka
  • Committee On Social Concerns: Donations, 2020-2021 Social Concerns Fund Drive
  • Samaritan Counseling Center Hawaii Ho’omenemene Awards (Hawaii Betsuin is awardee)
  • Communications & Resources On COVID-19
  • HHMH YouTube Channel Programs: Online Dharma Messages, Health Care Heroes Mahalo Videos

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Note: The January 2020 issue consisted of New Year’s messages available in our Messages from Hongwanji Leaders section.