Fr. John Henderson
Fr. John Henderson
The Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women holds its annual retreat Wednesday, Oct. 16, at Our Lady of Peace Retreat House in Beaverton.

Leader will be Father John Henderson, vocations director for the Archdiocese of Portland. He will offer reflections on the Year of Faith, which concludes Nov. 24, The Feast of Christ the King.

The retreat opens with registration 8 a.m.-9 a.m. and closes with benediction at 2:30 p.m. All Catholic women and their guests are welcome, including neighbors from Southwest Washington.  

A $35 fee covers lunch and the conferences, with possible financial waiver. Send registration to Sue Anker, Treasurer, at 13000 NE Pacific Ct., Portland OR 97230. For more information, call 503-252-2574, or email [email protected]

The next District meeting of ACCW will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 9, at St. John the Baptist Parish in Milwaukie. Father Robert Krueger, spiritual director, will offer Mass at 11:30 a.m. and a bottle auction will follow the meeting.