Office of

Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Michal Horace, Director 

  Current OYYAM Calendar  (updated 08-13-15)





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The Archdiocese of Portland

in Oregon is an

affiliated member of the

National Federation for

Catholic Youth Ministry.





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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 Nov. 1
We are still accepting pilgrims!

WYD Pilgrimage Info Meetings

All prospective pilgrims (and family members) welcome.


Tuesday, October 20, 2015

7pm at the Pastoral Center (2838 E Burnside St, Portland, OR  97214)


Wednesday, October 21, 2015

7pm at St. Mary Church in Albany (706 Ellsworth St SW, Albany, OR  97321)

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 18-22, 2015
Indianapolis, Indiana

NCYC 2015
click image above for Group Leader Information/FAQs

Download ALL NCYC forms, inlcuding a list of upcoming deadlines, HERE.
(fillable versions for archdiocesan forms coming soon!)
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