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

Tues - Fri, 8:30am (Rosary, 8am)    Saturday Vigil, English, 5pm
Sunday, English, 9am
Sunday, Spanish, 12pm

Untitled design - 2022-10-06T100920.197

Become a Member

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

building our future - home image

Building Our Community ~ Blessing Our Future

Now is the time to turn our dream into reality.  Learn more!


Mask use in our parish church is 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

Quote from Pope Francis on Migration

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 […]

Welcoming: the essential gift

Pope Francis says” We need a Church capable of walking at people’s side….a Church which accompanies them on their journey.” Holy Cross has a long history of being a welcoming community. You are invited to join other parishioners to welcome people before and after Mass. We especially need people at the 10am Mass. If you […]

Are you being called to Prison Ministry

Social Justice Ministry Are you interested in Social Justice Ministry. Jesus invites us to help the poor and visit the sick and those in prison.  In the past year, Archbishop Sample has visited six of the eight Oregon Department of Corrections facilities in Western Oregon.  He witnesses to the truth that “with the poor the […]