Since we are practicing Catholics, we attend church every weekend. While we were in Hilo, we attended Mass at St. Joseph. The building is fairly old but somewhat up-to-date. The pews are not what most would consider comfortable, being older wooden seats. There are poor...更多
Stopped in for a quick visit while in town to reminisce. Went to SJHS way back when. Wanted to see how much it had changed. The answer is that it hasn't in any easily perceivable way. Still a nice old church with really memorable architecture....更多
I attended mass after moving here, trying to find a new home church. I won't be going back. There is nothing bad about anyone that attends, but the singing from the main cantor hurt my ears & I almost started laughing when she started (I...更多
Big parish with visitors being made to feel very welcome. Mass times are conducive to complementing other town related activities. People attending the Saturday night mass were invited to leave their cars parked until 9 p.m. while they explored more of the town on foot.
Cycling around Hilo, I couldn't resist popping in the open door to get a feel for the local church architecture. This is a lovely simple building and testament to the natural ventilation prowess of the Hawaiian designers of old. On a muggy hot day, it...更多