On the eve of Her feast day…

Tomorrow - October 6th - is the celebrated feast day of Blessed Marie Rose Durocher, foundress of the Holy Sisters of Jesus and Mary, who in turn founded our beloved university. We remember her especially on this day. I found this quote in my spiritual reading this morning which I share with all of you as one of many kernels of hope in this new school [...]

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Canine Companion Assisted Ministers

Canine Ministry
Canine Companion MinistryGreetings, I am delighted to invite you -with your Religious Studies Mentor Team - to a free ministry workshop focusing on Canine Companion Assisted [...]

New Year New Look

New Year
Dear Seekers, New Year blessings are offered for 2013,  a year of peace, health, prosperity and justice for all. You will notice that the Religious Studies Department Blog [...]

Come and See~ Christmas Blessings

May the joy of Christmas surround, inspire and empower us all to heal the [...]

Mississippi pictures and information

We are very excited to announce our first Marylhurst University Mission trip!  We will be taking a small group of students, staff, faculty, alumns, and friends of the [...]

Mass of the Holy Spirit

Last week we celebrated our annual Mass of the Holy Spirit.  About 100 members of our community were present for the celebration.  We were blessed with the presence of our [...]

Vatican II ~50 Years Later

Greetings Seekers, I remember it well! October  10th, 1962, when the Good Pope John XXIII called the bishops from across the world to gather in St. Peter’s Basilica.  [...]

University Ministry Events

Happy October! During the first week of classes University Ministry hosted two events. On Monday, September 24th we celebrated Mass with Archbishop John Vlazny.  The [...]

Welcome Back!

I hope that this new academic year is filled with good things for all of our students, faculty, and staff.  Learning is exciting and exhausting. Some days everything [...]

Cohort Schedule Fall 12~Spring 13

Welcome Religious Studies Students to our Fall 2012 School Year. This is an exciting time to honor our relationship to the Holy, to investigate the mysteries of life and to [...]

Happy Summer

Summer is always filled with expectations -- maybe we remember the long summer vacations of childhood and hope that we'll feel that sense of freedom this summer.  Maybe we [...]