An Advent Day Retreat is planed for December 6th at Our Lady of Peace Retreat House, Beaverton, OR.The retreat master is Fr. Christopher Bernabe. He was ordained in 2014 for the Archdiocese of Santa Fe in New Mexico, and now serves as the parochial vicar of St. Steven's Catholic Church in SE Portland where he is seeking to live in a community of priests under a common rule of life. Fr. Bernabe obtained secular degrees in Psychology & Political Science from the University of New Mexico before studying at Mt. Angel Seminary in Oregon, the Pontifical North American College, and The Pontifical University of St. Thomas in Rome, where he earned an STB focusing on Mystical Theology. An experienced retreat master, director, and speaker -- having led missions, days of reflection, Theology on Taps, and conferences for the Fellowship of Catholic University Students, the Legion of Mary, and many Catholic parishes and organizations
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The Equip the Holy Ones for the Work of Ministry session will be presented by Fr. Jim Northrop. Additional information will be posted as it becomes available.
The “Life with the Holy Spirit Retreat” is designed to take place on a Saturday. The retreat consists of a series of teachings, personal testimonies, small group discussion, and prayer. Each session builds upon the preceding session. The format we use has been developed by The Word of God Community in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and endorsed by the Most Reverend Sam G. Jacobs, Bishop Emeritus of Houma-Thibodeau.
A Celebration of Regathering. The gathering of the Church community is a joyful and visible expression of how we were created to be…united in God’s love. Believers are one family, all children of our Heavenly Father, called together to stand strong in faith in our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ There will be over 20 popular catholic speakers; spiritually enriching presentations; reconciliation service; confessions; prayer ministry; three separate liturgies; healing services; and live praise & worship
The Archdiocese of Portland is collaborating with the John Paul II Healing Center to offer a “Healing the Whole Person” conference, Thursday and Friday evenings and all-day Saturday. Fr. Chuck Wood, the Archdiocesan Liaison for Charismatic Renewal, is on the Core "Prayer and Planning" Team for these events.
Newsletter: There will be a Healing Mass at Holy Trinity Parish (13715 SW Walker Rd, Beaverton, OR) with Bishop Peter Smith celebrating. It will be on Saturday, July 29, from 10 am – 1 pm. So, there will be plenty of time for personal prayer. In addition, there will be an Area Wide Prayer Meetingwith lots of Praise and Worship music, some testimonies, prophecies (God Willing), and Ministry. Christ the King Parish (7414 SE Michael Dr, Milwaukie, OR) will be hosting us on Saturday, September 30, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The Summer Intensive School provides a survey of content offered in the first four quarters of theEncounter School of Ministry over a fast two-day period. It’s perfect for anyone desiring to attend theEncounter School during the year but unable to do so due to distance or schedule. It is also ideal forthose discerning their enrollment in the school but needing further discernment.
Welcome to this years Rosary Bowl NW. The agenda includes: Holy Mass; Holy Rosary; Confessions; community information tables; Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Adoration; and the Rosary Bowl Keynote by Father Brian Mullady, OP.