Local Religion / In Brief
Hope Chapel holds in-person services
Hope Chapel in Kihei is hosting in-person services at 6:30 p.m. Fridays and 8:30 a.m. Sundays under the tent outside in the courtyard.
Social distancing guidelines will be observed, touchless hand-sanitizer stations will be available and mask-wearing will be encouraged.
Anyone who feels the least bit sick, has any underlying health concerns, has had contact with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the past two weeks or does not feel safe yet to meet should stay home, the church said.
The church also has an online service at 8:30 a.m. every Sunday at hopechapelmaui.com and facebook.com/hopechapelmaui/.
Stations of Cross at St. Theresa
St. Theresa Church in Kihei will hold Stations of the Cross services throughout Lent starting at 6:30 p.m. tonight.
Stations of the Cross services will also take place at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 26 and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
St. Theresa also plans to reinstate Sunday evening Mass at 5 p.m. The church holds Mass at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturdays in English and Spanish, respectively, and at 7 a.m., 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday mornings.
Due to social distancing requirements, a limit of 100 worshipers is allowed for each Mass. Participants must reserve seats each week for specific services at www.saint-theresa.com or by calling the church office at 879-4844 Tuesday through Friday.
Participants must wear a face mask at all times, except when receiving Holy Eucharist. Bishop Larry Silva has extended the dispensation from the obligation to attend weekly Mass through April 1 for those who are sick or especially vulnerable to infection.