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Priests celebrate milestone anniversaries
Msgr. Tim Murphy celebrates his 50th jubilee this year.

Msgr. Tim Murphy celebrates his 50th jubilee this year.

Congratulations to priests in the Archdiocese of Portland celebrating their 60th, 50th and 25th jubilees. 
Here are their brief biographies and reflections on the priesthood. 


Monday, June 19, 2017
Local
Marylhurst student earns third degree at 94

Velda Metelmann was born in 1922; Auriana Cook is 22. Both will accept their Marylhurst University diplomas as they join 300-plus degree candidates honored at Marylhurst’s 123rd commencement June 24 at the Oregon Convention Center. 

Velda Metelmann, 94, will pick up her third Marylhurst diploma. She earned her bachelor’s in her mid-80s and her master’s in interdisciplinary studies three years ago. Now she has completed a master’s in food systems and society, attending classes predominantly online from her home in King City. 



Wednesday, June 21, 2017
WATCH: Thanks to Catholic Charities, new tiny houses development opens

With Catholic Charities of Oregon guiding the project, 14 formerly homeless women moved into a village of tiny houses June 10 in North Portland. 

“It makes a difference to be able to say, ‘This is my place,’” said Desiree Rose, who lives at a similar grouping on city land a few miles away. Organizers of Kenton Village asked Rose to give advice on the new project, one of four in the city.  



Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Priests celebrate milestone anniversaries

Congratulations to priests in the Archdiocese of Portland celebrating their 60th, 50th and 25th jubilees. 
Here are their brief biographies and reflections on the priesthood. 



Monday, June 19, 2017
Nation and World
USCCB leaders decry attack outside London mosque, pray for victims

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Catholic bishops "unequivocally reject" acts of violence such as the attack outside a London mosque and pleaded with all people "to cease from committing or plotting to commit further acts."



Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Bishops' concerns for religious liberty, health care echo at assembly
INDIANAPOLIS — Reflecting their concern that religious liberty at home and abroad remains a top priority, the U.S. bishops during their spring general assembly in Indianapolis voted to make permanent their Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty.

Monday, June 19, 2017
Death of prelate illustrates complicated situation of bishops in China

HONG KONG — A Chinese bishop who avoided government intervention in the affairs of his diocese died without having his Vatican-appointed successor officially ordained, illustrating some of the complications of the situation of bishops in China.



Sunday, June 18, 2017
Pope Francis/Vatican
WATCH: Pope tells ministers to help youths see blessings of adulthood

ROME — Instead of "pretending to be adolescents," parents must help young people see the blessing of growing into adulthood, Pope Francis told priests, religious, catechists and parish council members from the Diocese of Rome.



Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Pope names members for renewed Pontifical Academy for Life
VATICAN CITY — After broadening the scope of and issuing new statutes for the Pontifical Academy of Life, Pope Francis appointed new members to the advisory body and included scientists, professors and experts in medicine and ethics from both religious and secular backgrounds.

Thursday, June 15, 2017
Pope tells Nigerian priests accept bishop or be suspended
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis is giving priests belonging to the Diocese of Ahiara, Nigeria, 30 days to write a letter promising obedience to him and accepting the bishop appointed for their diocese or they will be suspended.

Monday, June 12, 2017

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