Bishop Robert Fitzpatrick has asked the Rev. Canon Naim Ateek and the Rev. Canon Brian Grieves to share their insights into the current situation in Palestine/Israel. Both are honorary Canons of the Cathedral of St. Andrew, Honolulu. Canon Ateek is a retired Palestinan Anglican Priest and the founder of the Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center
, Jerusalem. He now lives in Texas. Canon Grieves is a Priest of the Diocese of Hawaiʻi and served as the peace and justice officer for the Episcopal Church. He is retired and living in California.
Both have agreed to gather online (see the registration link below) to talk about the current situation. They are trying to arrange for Palestinians on the ground to join the conversation and offer firsthand insights.
This special opportunity will take place via Zoom on Saturday, June 5, 2021, at 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM (HST). Questions will be taken via the “chat” function. Please register by clicking on the button below. You will receive a confirmation email containing the Zoom information to join the meeting: