1184 Bishop St, Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 585-3300 Fax: (808) 521-8428
Roman Catholics

Roman Catholic Church in the state of hawaii

Diocese of Honolulu

Witness to Jesus

Diocesan Offices

Diocesan Offices

Hawaii Catholic Conference


The Hawaii Catholic Conference (HCC) works with the Hawaii Family Forum(HFF), a Christian 501C3 organization, to educate and influence members of the Church, the community at large and public officials in order to make a positive impact on public policy.

Activities include:

  • Education and training of parishioners and others about legislative advocacy / action especially with respect to Faithful Citizenship and Forming Your Consciences. 
  • Legislative activity in the form of tracking bills and providing testimony. (Coming Soon)
  • Public relations and communication by providing information about issues and the work of the HCC through articles in the Hawaii Catholic Herald and at various parish and diocesan meetings.
  • Collaboration with Social Ministry, Catholic Schools, Catholic Charities Hawaii, St. Francis Healthcare Systems of Hawaii and groups outside the Church community on public policy issues. 

2014 Diocesanwide

2014 Candidate Survey
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Important News:

8-18-2014:  Recess Follow-up Recommendations

8-13-2014: Amend Support Memo for Appropriation of Public Funds for Private Early Childhood Education Programs

7-14-2014:  Oppose Bill that Attacks Religious Freedom

7-16-2014:  "More Respect for Religious Freedom Needed"


Deacon Walter Yoshimitsu, Executive Director
Contact Walter via email
 808.203.6735  |  808.261.7022 (fax)
877.263.8855 (toll free) Ext. 735

Eva Andrade, Communications Director
E-Mail Eva
808.203.6704  |  808.261.7022 (fax)