Benvenuti!  Welcome!

Yes, our Italian heritage is still evident from the 1913 founding of our church by the Paulist Fathers, as Portland’s second church in service to the Italian immigrant community. Today it has evolved into a multiethnic and welcoming community intent on showing genuine love for the human person and respect for all God’s creation.

Our parish is named for St. Philip Neri, an engaging Italian saint known for his keen sense of humor and practical piety. He was a missionary and founder of the Congregation of the Oratory in Rome, who had a knack for helping people find or rediscover their faith in Jesus Christ.

St. Philip encouraged groups of people to gather for discussions, studies, prayers and enjoyment of music. His customary question was always, “well, brothers and sisters, when shall we begin to do good?”

I invite you to explore our website and visit our community. Whether you visit for a brief time, are looking for a new parish home, feel lost spiritually, or want to make a fresh start, this community will embrace and warmly welcome you.

I look forward to personally greet you in the spirit of St. Philip Neri, “Well, brother and sister, you are most welcome here at St. Philip Neri Parish. Won’t you join us to do good in honor of God the creator?”

Thank you! Grazie!

Mass Times

Weekday Mass Schedule
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m.
Friday: 12:10 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m.
June 15 > June 22
June 24 > July 6
Resume on July 9

Weekend Mass Schedule
Saturday Vigil: 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:30 a.m.

Saturday 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.,
in the parish office
3:00-3:45 p.m. in the church
Other times by appointment.

Parish Life

Whether you are new to Portland, new to our area, new to anything being Catholic, we welcome you.

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As Catholics, we are fortunate to receive and celebrate the gifts of the sacraments.

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Online Giving

Financial donations provide resources to our parish and ministries to use where they are most effective.

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Get Involved

God gave each of us talents and gifts to meet the needs of our parish with generous hearts and hands.

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“We, the community of St. Philip Neri, committed to the mission of Jesus Christ and dedicated to be welcoming, strive to reach out to all of God’s creation through the Word and the Eucharist for the common good.”



EMERGENCY TRAINING | Sunday, June 30, 2019
Caution: Violent Extremism is Rising! Is Your Congregation Safe? Church, Synagogue, mosque, temple, and other congregational leaders and security departments are urged to attend this special emergency training, briefing, and active shooter safety presentation to prepare congregations for potentia...

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Life Line Screening @ St Philip Neri  | July 18, 2019
Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will offer their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings at St Philip Neri Catholic Church on July 18, 2019. Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems relate...

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Prayer Requests | June 23, 2019
Mickie Campagna • Alice McNasser • Andrea Del Rosario • Antonette Amato •  Pat VanDuzer Please contact the office if you, or someone you know needs our prayers!
Peace & Justice | July 21, 2019
The Peace & Justice Commission will meet after the 9:30 mass at the French Toast Breakfast in Carvlin Hall. All are welcome. 
We will be having our monthly French Toast Breakfast immediately following the 9:30 Sunday Mass. Still a great value at $5 for adults! Have breakfast with us in Carvlin Hall and enjoy our French Toast with Zenner’s maple sausages, fruit, coffee and orange juice. Sit and visit with friends f...

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Habitat For Humanity | Peace & Justice Commission
Are you interested in volunteer-ing to help build a house for some-one who doesn’t have one? The Peace and Justice Commission wants to recruit a team to work on a Habitat project during August. Please stop by our table in the back of church on June 8th or 9th for information and sign up if you...

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