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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, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday, 8am
Friday, 12:10pm
Church

Weekend Mass Schedule
PLEASE REGISTER WITH THE
PARISH OFFICE TO ATTEND.
(Both masses are live-streamed)
Saturday @ 4pm
Sunday @ 9:30am 

Please read the announcement for details on
attendance and worship or call the office 
to register: 503-231-4955

Please review upcoming events below
for this week's mass schedule.

Reconciliation:
By appointment only.

Parish Life

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

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Sacraments

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

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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 welcoming community of St. Philip Neri, empowered by the compassion of Jesus Christ and supported by the Eucharist and the Word, dedicate ourselves to engage with and enrich the lives of those we touch.”

Announcements

Pastor's Chat | Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Please join Fr. Andrew each Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. live on Facebook when he shares his weekly Advent message: Jan 12 > Prayer Part One Jan 19> Prayer Part Two https://www.facebook.com/SPNeri/videos/448645819825493  

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Prayer Requests | January 17, 2021
The following people from our parish need our prayers. Mickie Campagna • Andrea Del Rosario • Antonette Amato • Eleanore Baccellieri  Mary Jane Navarra • Pat Douglas • All those affected by Covid-19 Please contact the office if you, or someone you know needs our prayers! debbieg@stphilipneripdx.org

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Sanctuary Candle Offerings | Jan 17
The Sanctuary lamp next to the Tabernacle burns to remind us of the sacramental presence of Jesus Christ. If you wish to have the Sanctuary Candle burning in memory of a loved one, to honor a special occasion, or a special intention, you can make arrangements with the Parish Office. The cost of the candle is $20 and it burns for one week. A notice of yo...

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Why We Love and Use Candles

Posted on January 07, 2021 in: General News

Why We Love and Use Candles
The Sanctuary Lamp by the tabernacle burns to remind us of the sacramental presence of Jesus Christ. It is a mark of honor to remind the faithful of the presence of Christ and is a profession of their love and affection. If you wish to have the Sanctuary Lamp burning in memory of a loved one, to honor a special occasion, or a special intention please contact t...

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Church Decorated for Christmas | THANK YOU!
Fr. Andrew would like to thank everyone who worked tirelessly to make sure that the church was decorated for Christmas! We want to thank the Altar Society for purchasing the new altar linens and Marinka for sewing the linens. We now have colors for all the liturgical seasons. We also want to thank Santa for the handsome New Manger made for the nativity sc...

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