Letters Bishop Silva

On Feb. 20, 2019 a joint Senate Committee of the Human Services and Judiciary passed Senate Resolution SR4 and Senate Concurrent Resolution SCR8: “urging the Hawaii State Department of the attorney general to conduct a statewide investigation of sexual abuse of minors in the state of Hawaii by clergy of the Roman Catholic Church.”

Here is Bishop Larry Silva’s response

August 28, 2018: Statement from Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)

August 24, 2018: Letter to Diocese - Clergy Sex Abuse Scandal

August 23, 2018: Official Statement from Bishop Larry Silva in response to recent news about the scandal of sexual abuse in the Church.