Thank you for your patience as we develop our new Office of Youth & Young Adult Ministry website.

Office of

Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Michal Horace, Director 

  Current OYYAM Calendar  (updated 6-14-16)





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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
Thank you for a great pilgrimage!


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

July 21-August 1, 2016

Please keep us in your prayers as we journey in pilgrimage to Krakow.

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

National Conference on Catholic Youth Ministry
December 1-3, 2016
San Jose, California

For information on NCCYM, visit

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