Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry and his staff, Utah Bishop Scott B. Hayashi, and the clergy of the Diocese of Utah welcome you to the Episcopal Church in Utah and Northern Arizona

Bishop’s Fall Message

Fall is the time many people return to a normal church life with choir, Sunday school and the end of vacations. Bishop Scott B. Hayashi reflects on how people are returning at a time of anxiousness and uncertainty in our world and in our lives. He offers hope and prayer through the grace of Jesus Christ.   ... Read more




Regional Celebrations to celebrate the sesquicentennial

You are invited to join Bishop Scott B. Hayashi at the regional celebrations for the 150th Anniversary of the Episcopal Church in Utah & Northern Arizona. There will be five events to celebrate the sesquicentennial. The celebrations have been organized by geographical region. Anyone is welcome and encouraged to attend any (or all) of the celebrations, with proper RSVP. Please RSVP by either:
  • Speaking with your congregational liaison (for a list of liaisons, click here)
  • Completing an electronic RSVP form by clicking here
The dates of the regional celebrations are as follows: Saturday, September 9, 2017, Southeast... Read more


Diocesan Golf Outing to celebrate the 150th

The Episcopal Diocese of Utah would like to invite you to join us at a golf outing to celebrate our Episcopal heritage, enjoy friends, the mountain air and breathtaking views of fall foliage. The golf event will be held Saturday, September 16th at Mountain Dell Golf Course. It will be a "scramble" format. Those interested are welcome to enter as a single player, two-player team or four-player team. Those who enter as single players or two-player teams will be matched up with other golfers for the scramble. For more information or to sign up, please click... Read more


Check out Diocesan Social Media

As you check social media, be sure that you take a look at the diocesan Facebook page, Bishop Scott B. Hayashi's page and don't forget to look for your own congregation's page. People throughout our diocese and our community are taking notice of diocesan social media accounts since they were re-established in January of 2017. Since then, diocesan Facebook page "likes" have increased from 751 to 909. Page reach has extended beyond the audience of our diocese, with posts getting thousands of views and hundreds of shares.  The "Bishop's Birthday Message" is one... Read more