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Roman Catholics

Roman Catholic Church in the state of hawaii

Diocese of Honolulu

Witness to Jesus

Diocesan Offices

Diocesan Offices

Documents & Resources

Liturgy Planners

Episcopal Liturgy Planner (PDF)
Confirmation Liturgy Planner (PDF)
Confirmation Scheduling Form (PDF)

Suggested Music

Approved Hawaiian Translation of the Order of Mass (pending)


Liturgy Documents


Liturgy Matters

OFFER, STRENGTHEN, SUSTAIN: Celebrating the Sacraments of Initiation in Their Proper Order and Implementing Comprehensive Youth Ministry (Letter from Bishop Larry Silva dated April 13, 2015)

Rite of Confirmation within Mass in the Diocese of Honolulu (Updated 3/3/15)

Memorandum dated February 18, 2015: LPA for Lent, Sacred Paschal Triduum & Easter

2015 Liturgy Preparation Aid for Lent, The Sacred Paschal Triduum, and the Easter Season

2015 Lenten Regulations

2015 Chrism Mass Instructions

Rites of Election & List of Catechumens (Due Jan. 26, 2015)

Cold and Flu Season Memo 2014

Optional Memorial in honor of Bl. Francis Xavier Seelos (Oct. 5)

Reminders: All Saints' Day, All Souls' Day and Immaculate Conception 2014

St. Joseph Inserted into Eucharistic Prayers

Sacred Paschal Triduum and Easter Celebrations

Decree and Proper Liturgical Text for the Observance of the Optional Memorial of Blessed John Paul II


Preaching Resources

The Center for Liturgy-St. Louis University

Preachers' Exchange

Word on Fire- Fr. Robert Barron

Early Christian Writings

New American Bible (USCCB)



USCCB Office of Divine Worship

Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions (FDLC)