Get ready! Get ready!

With all the changes occurring in our world today how appropriate we enter this time of preparing for the arrival and return of our Lord, Jesus Christ.  As foretold in Isaiah 61: "The spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, because the LORD has anointed me; He has sent me to bring good news to the afflicted, to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to [...]

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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 [...]

Catholic Social Teaching: Did you know that there are clear ethical teachings on justice? The main teachings concern— Human Dignity; Community and the Common Good; [...]