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Religious Support Office

The garrison’s Religious Support Office provides religious services for Soldiers, civilians and their families. Worship services, educational opportunities and pastoral care are available at chapels, religious education centers and chaplain family life centers located on all principal Army posts on Oahu and the Big Island.

The Religious Support Office provides counseling and worship services, assists with administrative actions such as compassionate reassignments, hardship discharges and conscientious objector interviews, provides accommodations for religious practice for all faith groups (whenever possible) and helps with death notifications.

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The chaplaincy SACRED values are:

  • Spirituality
  • Accountability
  • Compassion
  • Religious Leadership
  • Excellence
  • Diversity

The garrison’s Religious Support Office conducts a variety of training and programs for the garrison, its tenant units, groups and family members.

Training and programs include:

  • Strong Bonds for single Soldiers, couples and families
  • Prayer breakfasts
  • Unit bible study
  • Spiritual fitness events
  • Chapel services (religious education, special events)
  • Annual Soldier classes such as suicide awareness, values, ethics and moral decision making
  • Morale assessment and leader development
  • Re-deployment and re-integration
  • Family readiness group support and training

Aliamanu Military Reservation (AMR) Chapel

Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel

Building 1790
808-833-6831

Directions: Take Moanalua Freeway to the Red Hill exit. At the four-way stop, turn toward the ocean and follow Aliamanu Drive to the four-way stop by the AAFES shoppette and gas station. Turn left onto Bougainvillea Loop and follow the signs to the chapel.


Fort DeRussy Chapel

Fort DeRussy Chapel

Building 111
808-833-6831

Fort DeRussy’s chapel is only staffed during services.

Directions: The chapel is located in front of the Hale Koa Hotel (downtown Honolulu) on the same road as the hotel parking ramp.


Helemano Military Reservation (HMR) Chapel

Helemano Military Reservation (HMR) Chapel

Building 25
808-655-9307

Directions: Follow Kamehameha Highway (Route 99) past the Dole Plantation to the next stop light at Paalaa Uka Pupukea Road. Turn right to enter Helemano Military Reservation. Then take the second right turn onto Mua Street to the chapel.


Main Post Chapel (MPC) – Schofield Barracks

Main Post Chapel (MPC) – Schofield Barracks

Building 790
808-655-9307

Directions: Take H-2 to its end and at the second stoplight (Kunia Road), turn left. From Kunia turn right through Foote Gate. You are now on Foote Avenue. Proceed to the second stoplight, turn right onto Humphreys. Go to next stoplight and turn right onto Cadet Sheridan. The chapel is located on the corner of Cadet Sheridan and McCornack.


MPC Annex

MPC Annex

Building 791
808-653-0702

There is a Child Development Center on the first floor.

Directions: Follow the directions to the Main Post Chapel.


Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA) Chapel

Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA) Chapel

Building 90

Directions: Pohakuloa Training Area is located at mile marker 36 on Saddle Road. After entering the installation, follow the signs to the chapel.


Soldiers’ Memorial Chapel – Schofield Barracks

Soldiers’ Memorial Chapel – Schofield Barracks

Building 590
808-655-9307

The Soldiers’ Memorial Chapel is only staffed during services.

Directions: Take H-2 to its end and at the second stoplight (Kunia Road), turn left. From Kunia turn right through Foote Gate. You are now on Foote Avenue. Proceed through the first stoplight, and then turn right at the fire station. The chapel is located down the street from the Sgt. Smith Theater and across from Conroy Bowl.

Find out more about this historic chapel:
Rededication ceremony after Soldiers Chapel renovations

Soldiers Chapel celebrates centennial


Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC) Chapel

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3rd Floor, D Wing
808-433-5727

Directions: From the Tripler off-ramp on Moanalua Freeway, proceed up Jarrett-White Road to the Medical Center. The chapel is located on the third floor in D Wing, on the ocean side.


Wheeler Army Airfield (WAAF) Chapel

Wheeler Army Airfield (WAAF) Chapel

Building 679
808-655-9307

Directions: Enter the main gate off Kamehameha Highway (Route 99). Take an immediate right turn, then a left turn onto Wright Avenue until you reach the chapel, on your right From the back gate on Kunia Road, stay on Wright Avenue until you reach the chapel, on your left).


Historic Chapels


      Fort Shafter Chapel

Fort Shafter Chapel

This chapel, Building 897, was a standard quartermaster wooden chapel of no great historical distinction. It rested across from Richardson Theatre and Building 520, and was demolished in 1996.

KMC Chapel

Kilauea Military Camp Chapel

The chapel, built in 1925, was used as a mess hall and Woman’s Army Corps quarters, before becoming a chapel in 1946. It was decommissioned in 2012. Read more about it:
KMC Chapel closes during decommissioning.

View the schedule of weekly services offered at the chapels.

Family Nights are offered weekly at Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel, 5:30 p.m., Tuesdays, starting Sept. 16, and at Schofield Barracks Main Post Chapel, 5:30 p.m., Wednesdays, starting Sept. 17.

The Chaplain Family Life Center offers free, confidential counseling to service members, military families and retirees from trained therapists, Monday-Friday, at the Main Post Chapel, Building 791, Schofield Barracks.

Holidays

Nov. 22/23, 10 a.m., Hanging of the Greens, Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel

Nov. 22/23,  6 p.m., Hanging of the Greens, Wheeler Army Airfield Chapel

Nov. 22/23, 3 p.m., Hanging of the Greens, Main Post Chapel, Schofield Barracks

Nov. 29/30, First Sunday of Advent

Dec. 6/7, Second Sunday Advent

Dec. 8, 11:45 a.m., Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary at Daily Mass

Dec. 8, Daily Mass, 5 p.m., at Soldiers Chapel, Schofield Barracks

Dec. 8, Daily Mass, 5 p.m., at Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel

Dec. 10, 6 p.m., Advent Reconciliation at Main Post Chapel, Schofield Barracks (1st confession for children)

Dec. 13/14, Third Sunday of Advent

Dec. 14, 6 p.m., Advent Reconciliation at Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel (1st confession for children)

Dec. 20/21, Fourth Sunday of Advent

Dec. 24, 5 p.m., Christmas Family Mass at Main Post Chapel, Schofield Barracks

Dec. 24, 5 p.m., Christmas Family Mass at Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel

Dec. 24, 10 p.m., Christmas Eve Mass at Wheeler Army Airfield Chapel

Dec. 25, 10:30 a.m., Christmas Day Mass at Main Post Chapel, Schofield Barracks

Dec. 27/28, Feast of the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph

Dec. 31, 5 p.m., Vigil Mass for Mary, Mother of God at Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel

2015

Jan. 1, 11:45 a.m., Mary Mother of God at Soldiers Chapel, Schofield Barracks

Jan. 3/4, Epiphany of the Lord

Jan. 10/11, Baptism of the Lord

  • Protestant

Nov. 25, 6:10 p.m., Joint Thanksgiving Worship Service at Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel

Dec. 24, 3 p.m., Christmas Eve Concert and Worship at Fort DeRussy Chapel

Dec. 24, 6 p.m., Christmas Eve Service (Liturgical) at Wheeler Army Airfield Chapel

Dec. 24, 6:30 p.m., Christmas Eve Service at Helemano Military Reservation Chapel

Dec. 24, 7 p.m., Christmas Eve Service at Soldiers Chapel, Schofield Barracks

Dec. 24, 7 p.m., Christmas Eve Service at Main Post Chapel, Schofield Barracks

Religious Support Office
Garrison Chaplain 808-656-0291
Deputy Garrison Chaplain 808-655-9460
Support Services Specialist 808-655-8731
Community Chaplains
North Community 808-655-6642
South Community 808-833-6831
Family Life Chaplains
North Community 808-655-9355
South Community 808-836-6831
Family Life Chaplains
North Community 808-655-9307
South Community 808-833-8175

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