Daniel Benedict is a retired presbyter (elder) in the United Methodist Church and is honorary ecumenical canon at the Cathedral of Saint Andrew in Honolulu, Hawaii.
A worship specialist and writer, Dan served for 12 years as Worship Resources Director for the General Board of Discipleship of the United Methodist Church (now Discipleship Ministries). Dan has had a lifelong interest in linking liturgy and life. He is abbot of the Order of Saint Luke, a dispersed religious community.
Dan and his wife, Mary O Benedict, live in Waialua, Hawaii. They have two grown children.