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Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon

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Archbishop Alexander K. Sample -
Pastoral Statement on Assisted Suicide

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Rite of Election
Registration is due by January 23, 2015
Click here to access the 2015 Rite of Election Memo and Registration Form



Consecration of the

Archdiocese of Portland

to Mary under the title

 "Immaculate Heart of Our Lady of Fatima"


Consecration and First Saturdays Devotion

-- Background Information --

click here 


First Saturday Devotions: click here


List of Parishes with Saturday Masses: click here



If you would like to give to the Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal or the Sharing our Faith, Shaping our Future Campaign by the end of the year, you may make your donation the following ways:

·    Give online by December 31st

·    Send a check postmarked by December 31st to:

             ACA- PO Box 15149, Portland 97293

             SOF- PO Box 14809, Portland 97293

·    Call our office by December 30th, 4:45pm (because we receive a high volume of calls this day, we recommend calling back if you get our voicemail)You can call three different numbers to reach our office:


·    Gifts of Securities can be made through Archdiocesan brokerage accounts. See authorization form and instructions HERE .

Please consider the possibility of inclement weather and office closures that could delay your gift being received near the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.

If you  or your broker have questions, please feel free to contact Katherine Stupey at 503-233-8392 or email kstupey@archdpdx.org

We appreciate your gifts to the Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal and the Sharing our Faith Campaign.

We hope you have a Happy New Year, and God Bless!



Tax Fraud Information
If you suspect you may be a victim of tax fraud call the IRS Identity Protection Specialized Unit at 1-800-908-4490, extension 245, and talk with an IRS agent.

Archdiocese of Portland hotlines
Email: taxinformation@archdpdx.org
1-888-472-9740 or
Click Here for further tax fraud information
Updated information in the FAQs 6-11-14



See our Evangelization web page to find:

Evangelization: Where to Begin Evangelization and Outreach: Bibliography  




United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' statement on Assisted Suicide:
To Live Each Day with Dignity
- read

  Includes Fact Sheets:

Suicide and assisted suicide: the role of depression

U.S. Supreme Court's 1997 Decisions on Assisted Suicide

Assisted Suicide: What is at stake?


Prayer resources

Selected Educational articles

Church Teaching







Documents related to accused priests -



Bankruptcy Documents: Click Here
(Plan of reorganization confirmed 4/30/07) 


See our Special Events/Special Interest page - includes Archbishop Sample's Schedule: www.archdpdx.org/events
Archbishop Sample
Catholic Sentinel column
click here


Catholic Sentinel - online
or pick up a copy at your local parish

Vocations Office of the Archdiocese of Portland: click here
Get the new Vocations app:
for iphone or Android

Vocations web site from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops:

Marriage Unique for a Reason:
Video: Sexual Difference

Video: Children: Made for Life

Resources for engaged and married couples

Archdiocese of Portland
Child Protection / Victim Assistance Office

Called to Protect
Training Schedule

Child Abuse Policy


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