We ask you to draw us closer to you and to each other as we engage in the search for our new bishop.
Grant us discerning hearts which will fully trust in the guidance of your Holy Spirit.
Bless the people of this diocese with your power and purpose and bless this holy work we do in your name to your glory.
This we ask in the name of Jesus Christ.
Next Step in Our Search for the 12th Bishop of Utah Listening Groups Thank you to the 364 members of the Diocese of Utah who completed the Survey of our diocese: these results provided a great deal of data about who we are and what we…
As mentioned in my last article, the Nominating/Search Committee for our next Bishop met on a Zoom conference call on January 23. Because of COVID, 19 the committee reviewed a new Search Calendar of dates. For transparency the following dates were…
Bishop Daniel S. Tuttle formally started the Episcopal Church in Utah with his arrival in Salt Lake City on July 2, 1867. The Church became known for its social justice ministry with the creation of Utah’s first school system for children of all religions. Bishop Tuttle also started St. Mark’s Hospital to serve the thousands of miners who had no other health care options. He tirelessly traveled by stage and horseback to establish churches from Montana to Arizona.
Today, The Rt. Rev. Scott B. Hayashi continues the heritage of his predecessor, Bishop Tuttle addressing contemporary social justice issues such as immigration, LGBT, gun violence, poverty and other issues. Bishop Hayashi also shepherds 22 congregations, many of them the original churches established by Bishop Tuttle.