PARISH MISSION STATEMENT
Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, located in the heart of Downtown Portland's University District, is a welcoming community of Roman Catholic faithful. This Italian National Parish sacramentally proclaims the Gospel of Jesus Christ through a commitment to Evangelization, Education and the Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy.
PARISH PILGRIMAGE PLANNED TO THE TRAPPIST MONASTERY ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15: Join us as we carpool to Lafayette, about 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m., leaving and returning to the church parking lot. Includes a welcoming talk by one of the monks, a tour of their grounds, bookstore shopping, and Noon Prayer with the monks. Our RCIA group is invited, as well. Please contact Deacon
Chuck to register.
Please refer to the weekly bulletin and calendar for other important updates.
Online Links and Resources
Check out some great Catholic Links on our website under Catholic Links. There are many resources for our parish for your use on the website. Please let us know if you would like some other resources added to the website.
Social Services needs this week:
Canned tomato products: sauce, diced and spaghetti sauce; tea bags and hot chocolate packets.
Join the Volunteer Crew(we need you)! Contact Rosemary Rettig and/or complete the online volunteer registration form.
Read the article in the Catholic Sentinel to learn about the wonderful work of our volunteers for the Capital Campaign. Read about our parish social service efforts as well as our building campaign in the Oregonian.
The Newman Center is open 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday-Friday. All are welcome to swing by to meet new people, see the chapel, study or learn what else is available at the Newman Center. We are located at the south end of the Park Blocks in the blue house. Our address is 926 S.W. Clifton Street, Portland, Oregon 97201.
Photos of Newman Center Activities are available under the Newman Photo Album.