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Catholic Sentinel | Portland, OR Thursday, June 30, 2016
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VATICAN CITY — In his first public address in almost a year, retired Pope Benedict XVI expressed his sincere gratefulness to Pope Francis, saying that his goodness "from the first moment of your election, in every moment of my life here, touches me deeply."

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Pet blessing and concert - all in one day
Get your pet the blessing of a lifetime and then hear a wind symphony play in one of Portland’s most beautiful sacred settings — in one afternoon and at no cost.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Major Hispanic consultation approaching
In April, Northwest planners of Encuentro (Spanish for “encounter”) gathered at the Archdiocese of Seattle pastoral center. The team is made up of Hispanic leaders from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Court's Texas abortion ruling criticized
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court, in striking down a Texas abortion law, has put profit above patient safety, says a leader for the U.S. Catholic bishops’ pro-life office.

Monday, June 27, 2016
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Free trade needs conditions
Often, the truth is so grand it can be found only in distinctions and conditions.  

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Milligrams of mercy
For some of us the Jubilee Year of Mercy has become our Jubilee Year of Guilt. There have been high expectations placed on our shoulders.

Saturday, June 25, 2016
Guilt understood
The best punchline I’ve read in ages was hers — about the Catholic mom in a minivan. Too funny!

Friday, June 24, 2016
Arts and Entertainment News | Crossword and Sudoku
In Mulieribus welcomes new board president
Nancy Pole-Wilhite, longtime board president of In Mulieribus, recently stepped down from that position in order to assume a new role as special projects producer for the Portland women’s choir. Portland musician and neighborhood and social justice activist will take on that role.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Male spirituality rooted in covenant with God
Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers — a graduate of the University of Notre Dame who holds a graduate degree from the University of Dallas — is considered by many to be one of the best Catholic preachers from the pulpit. That includes radio and television, including EWTN. He’s written a highly readable and practical book for men seeking an authentically Catholic male spirituality. As a bonus, Archbishop Alexander Sample has contributed a long and excellent foreword.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Free performances Fridays at Marylhurst
LAKE OSWEGO — Marylhurst University’s Summer on the Green offers free performances Friday evenings on the university campus. Highlights for 2016 include the Shakespeare plays:

• Coriolanus at 6 p.m. July 8,

• the Tempest at 6 p.m. Aug. 5 and

• Love’s Labour’s Lost at 6 p.m. Aug. 26.

In music, top nights include

• Nu Shooz on July 15,

• Quarterflash on July 29,

•Three Leg Torso on Aug. 12 and

• Aaron Meyer on Aug. 19.

Audience members are encouraged to bring picnics and blankets for lawn seating.

Saturday, June 25, 2016
Living Faith | Archbishop Sample's Column | Columns
Lessons from the Woman at the Well
As soon as she realizes who Jesus is and what he means, the woman puts down the jar and goes into town to proclaim the Lord.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Let peace control your hearts
Our celebration is a pledge to unite men and women. It is a pledge to acknowledge our unity in the Risen Lord even at a time when our disunity is manifest whenever we read the daily newspaper or tune in the evening news.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Concerning croutons and Communion; St. Teresa
It may well be that a legitimate but different form of bread, different from what you are accustomed to, is what you noticed. 

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Parish/School Life
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Marylhurst chamber choir won honors on a tour of Ireland
Marylhurst University’s top choral ensemble brought home two awards from the 2016 Cork International Choral Festival in Cork, Ireland. The Marylhurst Chamber Choir, directed by Justin Smith, placed third in the festival’s most prestigious competition for the Fleischmann Award. Swedish and Turkish choirs took the top spots.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Jesuit piles on the wins in spring sports
Catholic high schools, especially Jesuit, fared well in spring sports in Oregon. Here’s a wrap up.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Marist player honored for many reasons
EUGENE — Lauren Burke, Marist Catholic High School junior shortstop, has been awarded the 2015-16 Gatorade Oregon Softball Payer of the Year for athletic and academic achievement and exemplary character.

Monday, June 27, 2016
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