Posted on June 08, 2018 22:18
Our new pastor, Monsignor Richard "Rick" Paperini will join us on July 1, 2018.
Born in Portland, Msgr. Paperini is a graduate of Central Catholic High School. He has a bachelor’s degree from Portland State University in English and two master’s degrees from Mount Angel Seminary. He was ordained in 1977 by Archbishop Cornelius Power at St. Henry Parish in Gresham. Msgr. Paperini’s ministry has included work at St. Henry’s in Gresham, St. Charles in Portland, Central Catholic, St. Mary of the Valley in Beaverton, St. Jude’s in Eugene., St. Luke in Woodburn, and at Mount Angel Seminary in St. Benedict as president-rector. Most recently, He has served as pastor of Christ the King Parish in Milwaukie since 2012.
We are all so very excited to welcome him. Be sure to introduce yourself when he arrives.