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Bishop asks for help to get Medicatd Expansion for those with no voice Bishop Scott B. Hayashi is asking for emails of support for Medicaid Expansion to take with him to the Legislator's Health Reform Task Force hearing Tuesday. He has been asked to attend the hearing. As many know, he has spend the last three years fighting for the tens of thousands of Utahns who have no way to get proper health care. People are dying. The new plan before the legislature could be their last chance. The Communications Office of the Diocese is collecting emails for this effort. Please email... Read more

Bishop Hayashi was at the Pope’s White House visit

His Holiness, Pope Francis thrilled a group of invited people the morning of September 23rd with his presence at the White House. Bishop Scott B. Hayashi was invited by Utah Governor Gary Herbert to help welcome the Pope as part of the official Utah delegation. Our Bishop has been in the forefront of interfaith relationships and was honored to be at the invited gathering.... Read more

Diocese to use master calendar – invite entries from congregations

The Diocese is posting a master calendar as a way for all congregations to share information. It is posted under news and events at the top of the webpage. We are in the process of merging information to fill it from other calendars and are seeking information and postings from congregations. Please email your events to Communications Director Craig Wirth at Read more

Diocesan Convention nears! forms, information and special website to serve you

The Bishop has officially called for a diocesan convention. The Diocese of Utah will hold its annual Diocesan Convention October 23rd and October 24th at the Episcopal Commons (The Cathedral Church of St. Mark and the Episcopal Church Center of Utah). Please give prayerful consideration to serving in diocesan government.  Serving is a wonderful way to share in doing the Lord's work. CLICK HERE FOR THE DIOCESAN CONVENTION WEBSITE or cut and paste The following positions are open as the people below have completed their terms. CLICK HERE FOR A NOMINATION FORM or go to the Diocesan... Read more

Information for filing Diocesan Convention Resolutions

The deadline for filing resolutions for Diocesan Convention as prescribed in canons of the diocese was July 25, 2015.  There are provisions for resolutions filed after the deadline. Please carefully read the canons as listed below. To file a resolution, download the form found here. Again, please note the applicable Canon and note from the Chancellor. The filing deadline for resolutions is in order to permit time for required review by the Convention Resolutions Committee and/or the Committee on Constitution and Canons. This deadline is July 25, 2015. Resolutions are required to be submitted on the forms prescribed and available in the... Read more