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

Episcopal Day at the Legislature

Thirty-five concerned Episcopalians gathered at the capitol building for the annual Episcopal Day at the Utah State Legislature to talk to representatives about social justice issues. The Coalition of Religious Communities organizes the faith days in hopes that voices for the voiceless living in poverty, oppression, and fear will be heard. Of special interest is a legislative movement to double the sales tax on food in Utah. Impoverished persons are impacted the most by increases in food taxes. Bishop Scott B. Hayashi also discussed gun bills that are before our legislature. A "concealed carry without a permit" proposal is being tied... Read more