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
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.