This letter from the Franciscan Fathers at St. Clare, Portland, describes the Santa Barbara Province there.
Parishioners from Nativity of the Blessed Virgin, Rainier; St. Mary’s, Shaw; and St. Clare and Ascension, Portland, came to St. John the Baptist, Milwaukie, for evening prayer and to kick-off a weekend celebrating the centenary of the St. Barbara Province, which includes the Archdiocese of Portland. Tuesday, September 15, 2015
It didn’t take long after appointing a committee on building and development of the new Camp Howard of Oregon in the 1950s to realize the need for a strong finance committee chair. Who did the committee turn to but Charles W. Wentworth of Wentworth car fame in the Greater Portland area?