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2015 Priest Reassignments, Archdiocese of Portland Cardinal Francis George dies Mothering with faith Sisters of the Holy Names, 2015 Live Nativity at St. John the Baptist 2014 Fall CYO results Catholic Charities Donor Lunch 2014 Year of Consecrated Life opening Mass Holy Spirit Sisters Jubilee 2014 Seaside youth conference Mount Angel 125th Northwest Hub Furlow at papal Mass 2014 Rosary Bowl NW Brother André 2014 Fall 40 Days for Life 2014 Inauguration of Fr. Mark Poorman Coffee shop at abbey First day of school, 2014 Regis High School 50th anniversary 2014 Crooked Finger Pilgrimage Mass with migrant farm workers Maronite Ordination Consecration to "Immaculate Heart of Our Lady of Fatima" CYO track Southern Oregon Evangelization 2014 Priest Ordination Christ the King youth 2014 priest reassignments Our Lady of Lavang Confirmation, 2014 Memorial Day 2014 2014 Transitional deacon ordination Padre Foster Granados visits Albany Bishop Smith ordination Canonization of Pope John Paul II, Pope John XXIII Bishop Peter Smith 2014 Easter Vigil 2014 Walk of Cross 2014 Chrism Mass CYO basketball 2014 St. Patrick of the Forest 150th Catholic Charities Celebration of Hope, 2014 Boys2Men Archbishop visits Oregon State Penitentiary 40 Day Vigil for Life, 2014 Pope Francis creates new cardinals St. Henry shelter 2014 CYO swimming Funeral of Fr. George Wolf Travel on a budget Lunar New Year, 2014 Tech in Catholic schools 2014 Right to Life Rally Archbishop visits Santiam Prison First Mass in Oregon Milwaukie Posada St. Francis, Sherwood, Toy Drive Central Catholic football Typhoon Haiyan Deacon Ordination/ Kresbach, Schmitt A Catholic fisherman St. Cecilia Centennial Southern Oregon Welcome Mass Shepherd of the Valley, Central Point, dedication Grotto Anniversary 2013 Champions of Faith Dinner Gardenripe farms Coleman hop farm Corvallis Year of Faith Archbishop Howard at St. Rose Hitchhiking priests Franciscan Spiritual Center Sacred Heart, Medford Migrant Mass Tanzanians' jubilee World Youth Day 2013 2013 Blessing of the Animals 2013 Freedom Mass Albany school closure Fabric art Megan graduates from Catholic school St. Vincent de Paul Hillsboro 2013 Deacon ordination Sister Theresa Lamkin St. Helen Mission, Brownsville Marist Brainiacs St. Mary, Eugene St. Francis eighth graders Ascension confirmation 2013 Pastoral Ministry Conference St. Joseph Salem — Year of Faith Archbishop Sample's Installation Mass 2013 Archbishop Sample Chrism Mass 2013 2013 Young Catholics Pope Francis inauguration Celebration of Hope Vlazny Farewell Mass Archbishop Vlazny Farewell St. Paul Church in St. Paul Valley Catholic Green Building Rite of Election 2013 Water summit 2013 Lunar New Year Alveda King in Eugene New Monsignors, 2013 2013 Right to Life Rally MLK Mass, 2013 St. Henry, Gresham, Centennial Jesuit High drama School uniforms Friar in the mall Holy Trinity food ministry January Book Covers St. Andre Bessette food Year of Faith Mass Nestucca Sanctuary Hillsboro Choirs Father Betschart installation Salem Religious Freedom Rally Year of Faith Vespers, Awards Roy's Catholic School Adelante Mujeres 10th anniversary New Blanchet House Missionaries of Holy Spirit Priest, religious photos Providence Nursing Schools Pioneros Fortnight for Freedom Mark Bentz Deacon Ordination OLL School Walk Through Gaga over science St. Philip Neri Centennial Ordination of Bishop Cary SVDP, Grants Pass Holy Cross School centennial Confirmation - Mount Angel Holy Land Pilgrimage Blanchet Watershed Chrism Mass, 2012 Bishop-designate Cary Pope in Cuba, 2012 SSMO 125th Jubilee Mass Pope Benedict in Mexico 2012 Catholic Charities Celebration 2012 Madeleine Mardi Gras Centennial Rally for Life, 2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Mass 2012 Day Laborers-Guadalupe Guadalupe 2011 Christ the King, Milwaukie, 50th Sesame Doughnuts Central Catholic Volleyball St. Peter Centennial Deacon Ordination, October 2011 St. Agatha Centennial Rosary Bowl 2011 St. Wenceslaus, Scappoose, Centennial Filipino celebration Polish Festival 2011 Holy War Football 2011 World Youth Day 2011 Sun Gold Farm Our Lady of Victory's New Church Freedom Mass 2011 St. Mary Church Steeple Removal Priest reassignments, 2011 Old Catholic Buildings Paige Rice, St. Mary's runner Graduation 2011 Easter vigils 2011 Pastoral Ministry Conference Basketball Holy War 2011 Search for Peace 2011
St Matthew BTS 2015

VATICAN CITY — Society and the church have much to learn from the family and, in fact, the bond between the church and the family is "indissoluble," Pope Francis said.

Fr. Thomas Thien Dang, Mount Angel monk, dies
SAINT BENEDICT – Benedictine Father Thomas Thien Dang, a monk of Mount Angel Abbey, passed peacefully to the Lord on Oct. 6 after a prolonged illness. He was 52 years old. A Vigil will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m., and the funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 14, in the Abbey Church.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Local | Nation and World | Pope Francis/Vatican
Roseburg shootings: President, archbishop to visit
Updated Oct. 9, 10:22 am
St. Joseph Parish in Roseburg hosted an emotional Mass the evening of Oct. 1 for 10 people who died in a shooting that morning at Umpqua Community College. Auxiliary Bishop Peter Smith traveled from Portland for the liturgy.

Friday, October 9, 2015
Jewish leaders look forward to event marking relationship with Catholics
A key figure in Oregon’s Jewish-Catholic relations will return to Portland for an Oct. 25 event marking 50 years since Nostra Aetate, the Second Vatican Council’s document on the stance toward non-Christian faiths.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Taizé Prayer at Mount Angel
MOUNT ANGEL – The Benedictine Sisters of Mount Angel invite the public to an hour-long ecumenical Taizé Prayer Service at 7 p.m. on Oct. 18, at the Queen of Angels Monastery Chapel at 840 S. Main St., Mount Angel. The Taizé service is held each month on the third Sunday. All are welcome to attend this beautiful prayer service, which combines singing, Scripture and silent contemplation.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Editorials | Letters | Submit a Letter
Not the minority
I do not believe as the majority you are in your right place to do much complaining.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
A big thanks
How badly in need is our country of  reinforcement and repetition of the church’s unchanging teaching on marriage.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
An issue for all
It is good for the public to know that this is just not a Catholic issue.

Monday, October 5, 2015
Arts and Entertainment News | Crossword and Sudoku
St. Edward, Keizer, design wins awards

The annual International Religious Art and Architecture Design Awards program awarded di loreto Architecture an award for the church’s design, which will be featured in the winter 2015 awards issue of Faith and Form magazine. Attendees of the 2016 National Convention of the American institute of Architects in Philadelphia May 19-21, 2016.

Earlier this year, the WoodWorks Wood Products Council also gave the church a national Wood design Award.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Stephen Colbert, in interview, discusses faith, joy and humor

WASHINGTON — Stephen Colbert, who took over Sept. 8 as host of CBS' “Late Night” program, said in an interview for Canada's Salt + Light Television that his “Colbert Report” character was intended to be a “well­-intentioned, poorly informed, high-­status idiot.”

Thursday, September 10, 2015
Fantastic Four does disservice
The misfortunes of its principal characters become mildly miserable for the audience of the glum sci-fi adventure "Fantastic Four" (Fox). Parents of the teens at whom this origin story, drawn from the Marvel Comics series, is squarely aimed will want to be aware, moreover, of late scenes featuring some harsh bloodletting. These forays into mayhem make the downbeat film doubtful fare even for older adolescents.

Thursday, August 27, 2015
Living Faith | Archbishop Sample's Column | Columns
US consecrated virgins gather for retreat in Portland
“The Holy Spirit in the Life of a Consecrated Virgin” was the theme of the consecrated virgins’ retreat held this summer at Our Lady of Peace in Beaverton.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Tips for family prayer

Holy Cross Father Patrick Peyton, with a thick brogue, once said, “The family that prays together stays together.” Now designated a Servant of God, the advocate of the family rosary is now on the path to sainthood.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Colbert, Tolkien and gifts
This summer, Stephen Colbert gave an interview in which the depth of his Catholic faith was on clear display.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Parish/School Life
Parish and School News | Here's What's Happening Calendar | Churches and Schools Directory
Art becomes a blessing at St. Anne's
Sometimes Judy Locher, a parishioner at St. Anne’s in Grants Pass, starts her spirituality and art therapy group at the parish with a poem  like “Beannach” (Blessing) from the late Irish poet John O’Donohue:
On the day when / The weight deadens / On your shoulders
And you stumble, / May the clay dance / To balance you.

Friday, October 9, 2015
Thankful for 133 years on Founders Day
The public is invited to attend the 12th Annual Founders' Day Concert and Celebration at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 25, at the Benedictine Sisters' Queen of Angels Monastery Chapel. The Benedictine Sisters of Mount Angel and friends present the free concert to celebrate and thank God for the sisters' 133-year history of community life and service to others. The Benedictine Sisters were established as a religious community in Oregon on Oct. 30, 1882.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Motivational speaker to address CYO dinner
Jessica Cox is the keynote speaker at this year’s CYO Champions of Faith Dinner on Tuesday, Oct. 13, at the Oregon Convention Center.

Thursday, October 1, 2015
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