Welcome to Holy Cross Catholic Church!

 ¡Bienvenidos a la Iglesia Santa Cruz!


Holy Cross Church is eager to be a part of your life and have you as a part of our life. We are committed to growing in the likeness of Jesus Christ, a daily process that requires prayer, sacraments, discipline and a community of individuals striving for the same goal.

La Iglesia Católica Santa Cruz está muy emocionada de ser parte de su vida y de tenerle a usted como parte de nuestra vida. Estamos comprometidos en crecer a semejanza de Jesucristo, un proceso diario que requiere de oraciones, sacramentos, disciplina y de una comunidad de individuo que luchan por el mismo objetivo.

Mass Schedule

5pm Saturday Vigil, English
9am Sunday, English
12pm Sunday, Spanish

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Become a Member

If you would like to become a member of our parish, please call us at 503.289.2834.

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Planning Study

Learn about our new planning study and be a part of the process!


October 2, 2022 Update: Mask use in our parish church is now optional but recommended. Masks are recommended in order to protect the more vulnerable in our community, like children and those with compromised immunities. If you are sick in any way or even feeling a little “under the weather,” please stay home! Our concern is for your good health and the good health of those in the pews around you. Thank you.

What's Happening

Reflection on God’s Holy Word for April 2020

You are invited to reflect on the Sunday readings for April with members of our community. We will gather on April 4th at 9am in the Parish Office. We will be especially  reflecting on Holy Week and Easter during this session. Here are some insights from Pope Francis on Scripture. It is important to remember […]

Funeral for Dick Merck on Friday, March 20th, 2020 ~ Canceled Until Further Notice

Dick Merck’s funeral will be rescheduled for later this year. Please check the Holy Cross Church website for an updated funeral date. Please keep the Merck Family in your thoughts and prayers.

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Inclement Weather Notice for Daily Mass:

Just a reminder that if Portland Public Schools close… daily Mass will be canceled. Stay safe and warm during these cold January 2020 days!

The Third Sunday of Ordinary Time is now the Sunday of the Word of God

Pope declares special Sunday each year dedicated to the word of God Carol Glatz Sep 30, 2019 CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE ROME – To help the Church grow in love and faithful witness to God, Pope Francis has declared the third Sunday in Ordinary Time to be dedicated to the word of God. Salvation, faith, unity […]

Mini Retreat about Hope Take the time to open this and pray

Mini Retreat about Hope Consider giving yourself a 30-minute retreat on Hope. Step 1 Pray that your heart be opened to God’s hope in new ways. Step 2 Read over the quotations about hope below. Consider these questions: What speaks to you? What resonates? How would you define hope in your life? “The very least […]