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Archdiocesan Announcements

2021 Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal

The Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal(ACA) supports the Archdiocese’s ministries in western Oregon – including pastoral ministries and care for the priesthood. Pastoral ministries spread the word of Jesus to all people in every step of their spiritual journey. Our ministers actively bring the love of God into people’s lives by providing supportive care to those who are sick or sufferingpeople with disabilitiespeople who are deaf, and those in prison.

Parishes, ethnic vicariates and campus ministries throughout western Oregon also benefit from the ACA. The ACA also provides for the Holy Orders by caring for retired priests, educating the next generation of priests, and supporting the permanent diaconate.

Resources on Abuse

A Letter from Archbishop Alexander K. Sample Regarding the Latest Reports of Clergy Abuse: English

Pope Francis’ “Letter to the People of God”: ENGLISH  & SPANISH

August 16, 2018: President of U.S. Bishops’ Conference Announces Effort That Will Involve Laity, Experts, and the Vatican as U.S. Bishops Resolve to Address “Moral Catastrophe”

Word on Fire – Bishop Barron

Child Protection/Victim Assistant for the Archdiocese

CONTACT NUMBERS: Child Protection: 503-233-8302, Victim Assistance: 503-416-8810