Blessings to you this St. Brigid’s Day

... and happy spring as well! Yes, St. Brigid's Day marks the beginning of Spring in the Celtic tradition. For further information on St. Brigid, her day, her prayers may I suggest the following links: http://www.catholicireland.net/st-brigid/ http://www.minogue.com/brigid/prayer.php http://abbeyofthearts.com/blog/2016/01/31/18619/ St. Brigid, [...]

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Gratitude Attitude

It is once again that time of year, when we turn our attention to thoughts of gratitude. Some of my Facebook friends have a practice of daily gratitude -- where each day he or [...]

All Saints/All souls

I love the feasts of All Saints and All Souls -- I love them because it is the time of the year where we intentionally celebrate those who have walked this journey before us. [...]

Fall Meditation

As we journey through these beautiful days of Fall, it is important to stop and take pause. Maybe I should say, that we're somehow drawn to stop and take pause. For some [...]

Blessed Marie Rose Durocher

Yesterday, we celebrated the 200th anniversary of the birth of the foundress of the the Sisters of the Holy Name of Jesus and Mary, the founders of Marylhurst University.Marie [...]

Prayer is an important part of our ministry at University Ministry.  We've received the following prayer requests in the last few days -- I invite you to hold these [...]

Prayer, Justice Cafe, and Homecoming Week

Did you know that your University Ministers are here to pray for and with you?If you have a prayer request please send it to us, and we will be happy to pray for you.  You [...]

Prayer, Justice Cafe, and Homecoming Week

Did you know that your University Ministers are here to pray for and with you?If you have a prayer request please send it to us, and we will be happy to pray for you.  You [...]

Catholic Social Teaching

Option for the Poor and Vulnerable:Catholic teaching proclaims that a basic moral test is how our most vulnerable members are faring.  In a society marred by deepening [...]

Catholic Social Teaching

Option for the Poor and Vulnerable:Catholic teaching proclaims that a basic moral test is how our most vulnerable members are faring.  In a society marred by deepening [...]

Catholic Social Teaching

Wow! It was great to read all the responses to our first blog on the social teachings of the Catholic tradition… I look forward to more fruitful sharing on these [...]