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HQ Update January 2023 (thumbnail image)January 2023

In this issue:

  • Kojun Ohtani (English And Japanese)
  • New Year’s Message from Bishop Eric Matsumoto
  • New Year’s Message from Kyodan President Warren Tamamoto
  • 2023 Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii Theme and Slogan

Recent Issues

HQ Update newsletter, December 2022 thumbnail imageDecember 2022

In this issue:

  • Bishop’s Corner: “Why?”
  • Benediction for the Inauguration Ceremony by Rev. Blayne Higa
    (view on Rev. Higa’s blog)
  • Personnel
  • State Dharma School Gathering (Feb. 19)
  • Documentary Film – Carving The Divine (Jan. 22)
    (view calendar item)
  • Peace On Your Wings (Feb. 9-11)
    (view Peace On Your Wings website)
  • Ka Leo Kāhea Submission Guidelines
  • Save the Date: Buddhist Study Center Spring Session 2023 (Mar. 25)
  • Jr. YBA Report

HQ Update newsletter, November 2022 thumbnail imageNovember 2022

In this issue:

October 2022 HQ Update newsletter thumbnail imageOctober 2022

In this issue:

  • Bishop’s Corner: Exquisite Manifestations of True Entrusting
  • Ministerial Assignments: Rev. Bert Sumikawa, Rev. Barbara Brennan, Rev. Charlene Kihara
  • Minister Lay Assistants Gather for Annual Training Retreat
  • Affirmation Rites
  • 2022-2023 Social Concerns Fund Drive
  • Maui Nembutsu Seminar 2022 (11/19, 11/20)
  • Hawaii District Online Buddhist Seminar 2022 (12/10)
  • Addition to Temple Celebrations: Mililani November 2022
  • Kauai Hongwanji Council Nembutsu Seminar (11/18)

Attachment: 2023 Master Calendar (subject to updates)

September 2022 HQ Update newsletter thumbnail imageSeptember 2022

In this issue:

  • Bishop’s Corner: HHMH Statement on Environmental Harmony
  • Obituary Notice: Mr. Clifford Katsuhiro Tamura
  • Articles Submission for Ka Leo Kāhea
  • Embracing Hope Speaker Series and Workshop (10/15, 10/22) (see also web calendar item)
  • 23rd Annual Bloom-Futaba Memorial Lecture (10/7) (see also web news item)
  • 2022 Fall Nembutsu Seminar (Honolulu & Oahu Hongwanji Council) (10/23) (see also web calendar item)
  • 2022 Kauai Hongwanji Council Nembutsu Seminar (11/18) (see also PDF flyer)
  • Temple Celebration (Anniversaries)
  • Nembutsu Seminar by Hawaii District Ministers Association (10/1) (see also web calendar item)

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