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Marylhurst grad program May-August

BEAVERTON — Hands gnarled from 64 years of priestly work, Father Vincent Cunniff cradles a missalette and reads: “One thing I ask of the Lord, this I seek: To dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life.”




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Bishops: Loss of affordable health care with GOP plan 'simply unacceptable'

WASHINGTON — The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, in its analysis of the Senate health care bill, said late June 26 the measure would leave 22 million more people without insurance.



Wednesday, June 28, 2017
WATCH: THIS MAN IS AN IMMIGRANT
It’s easy to forget that one of Oregon’s Catholic bishops is an immigrant.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Bishops, Catholic groups worry about consequences of partial travel ban
WASHINGTON — The chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on Migration said the country's Catholic bishops are "deeply concerned" about the consequences of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to allow a partial ban on foreign nationals as it reviews the constitutionality of a wider ban.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Viewpoints
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Open your ears to others

My grandfather used to say that "God granted us two ears and one mouth, so we need to listen twice as much as we talk." Through his interactions with others, he showed that listening can be an act of selfless love because it shows that you want to understand those around you, that you genuinely care.



Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Are we (really) listening?
I always hope to have a real-world example to go along with the subject I write about in this column. As I type this, I am alternating between the need to laugh and the temptation to cry (or, at least, furl my brow and shake my head).

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Calling God our Father
Our last 11 grandchildren in a row have been girls, so I've gotten careful about asserting claims of male prerogative. But this Father's Day got me thinking about how we talk to God. Pope Francis recently reminded us, in one of his general audiences, that "when the disciples asked Jesus to teach them to pray, he taught them to call God Our Father."

Monday, June 26, 2017
Arts
Arts and Entertainment News
This summer explore nature, poetry, saints with new children's books
"How to be a Hero: Train with the Saints," by Julia Harrell and illustrated by Chad Thompson, is one of several books recommended for summer reading.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
The Lovers
NEW YORK (CNS) — To the extent that a thoughtful drama about marital infidelity can be considered lyrical, "The Lovers" (A24) achieves that. Writer-director Azazel Jacobs carefully structures his plot to minimize any gaping holes in logic. But he also downplays the extensive collateral damage adultery inflicts.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Movies with Catholic themes to hit cinemas, video
WASHINGTON (CNS) — New movies are in the works with distinctively Catholic themes.

A documentary featuring the pope, "Pope Francis — A Man of His Word," was bought by Focus Features for later theatrical release. And a dramatization of the Marian apparitions at Fatima, Portugal, starring American actor Harvey Keitel was announced May 18 by Arclight Pictures, at the Cannes Film Festival in France.



Sunday, June 25, 2017
Faith/Spirituality
Living Faith | Archbishop Sample's Column | Columns
College students from around Oregon gather for GOFISH Getaway in Newport
NEWPORT — The weekend after Easter, Divine Mercy Sunday, more than 150 college students representing 18 different schools gathered here for the first GOFISH Getaway. The social retreat was designed to bring together young Catholics from across Oregon in celebration of Easter. 

Thursday, June 22, 2017
Year of Prayer for Priests
“A Year of Prayer for our Priests” is a ministry of the Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women. We share the joy of this devotion with all Oregon Catholics. A day each month is set aside to pray for the names of priests serving in the Archdiocese of Portland. Please remember them and all priests, deacons and religious in your daily prayers.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Archbishop Sample's schedule

Archbishop Alexander Sample’s schedule through July 15. 



Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Parish/School Life
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Retiring Veneta pastor tied to Blessed Fr. Solanus Casey
VENETA — Nearly 40 years after his priestly ordination, Father Michael Morrissey will be retiring from archdiocesan work at the end of June. He served as pastor at St. Catherine of Siena Parish here for the past decade.

Father Morrissey, once a Capuchin himself, has a close connection to the newly Blessed Capuchin Father Solanus Casey. Father Morrissey attended two high school seminaries operated by American Capuchins in Detroit and New York. He still recalls hearing stories about Father Casey from his high school German teacher, who used to live with the famous Detroit priest.


Friday, June 23, 2017
Film of legacy of coal industry set for June 20
"From the Ashes," distributed by National Geographic Documentary Films, will be presented at Holy Trinity Church, 13715 SW Walker Road, Beaverton, on Tuesday, June 20, 7-9 p.m. in the Fireside room.

Monday, June 19, 2017
St. Joseph confirmation
SALEM — Karina Davila is confirmed by Archbishop Alexander Sample at St. Joseph Parish here May 25. Davila graduated from St. Joseph School in 2016 and now attends Blanchet Catholic High School as a freshman.

Monday, June 19, 2017
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