Office of

Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Michal Horace, Director 

  Current OYYAM Calendar  (updated 11-12-15)





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The Archdiocese of Portland

in Oregon is an

affiliated member of the

National Federation for

Catholic Youth Ministry.





To download a copy of the Archdiocese of Portland Policies and Best Practices for using the Internet and Social Media, visit the Archdiocesan Office of Communications



National Certification of Lay Ecclesial Ministers is now available




Coming Up!


Child Protection Train the Trainer Workshops.  See the Office of Child Protection for schedule.



Archdiocese of Portland Confirmation Policy





Archdiocesan Youth Pilgrimage Walk
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Save the date! More info come this fall

Archdiocesan Pilgrimage Walk 2016 Save the Date

Archbishop Sample's
Young Adult Pilgrimage to World Youth Day-Krakow

July 21-August 1, 2016

Registration extended to Dec 31
We are still accepting pilgrims!

Official WYD-Krakow Promo Video

Learn more about the upcoming Archbishop's Young Adult Pilgrimage to World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow, Poland. Hosted by Dr. Timothy Mulner from our travel partner, Faith Journeys. Running Time - 15:01

Tabloid (11x17) Poster
 Legal (8.5x14) Poster
Letter (8.5x11) Poster

National Catholic Youth Conference
November 19-22, 2015
Indianapolis, Indiana

For information on NCYC live streaming of General Sessions or parent-focused workshops, visit

2016 Archdiocesan Young Adult Retreat
January 22-24, 2016
Canby Grove Retreat Center

Archdiocesan Young Adult Retreat Flier 2016

View the PDF Flier

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