Updated: 10/2/2020

Current Information on OLL Parish Events, Activities, and More

Under the guidance of the Archdiocese of Portland, Our Lady of the Lake parish is now open for Masses with limited attendance (50 people max), physical distancing and sanitation protocols.

 

We invite you and your household members to sign up to attend Mass on a Sunday or on a weekday morning or evening. Each person must be registered online to attend. We also will continue to offer our weekly livestreamed Sunday Mass. Click here to sign up.

 

Archbishop Sample has extended the dispensation to attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days until we are able to gather safely again.

Information Regarding Parish Events and Activities:


Sunday Mass Times with limited attendance and sign up required:

Livestreamed Saturdays at 5:00 PM (recorded video available.) 

Sundays at 9:00 AM and 11:30 AM

Masks required.


Daily Mass Times with limited attendance and sign up required:

Mondays and Wednesdays Saturdays at 8:30 AM

Tuesdays at 6:00 PM

Masks required.


Church Open Hours for prayer and adoration of the Blessed Sacrament:

Monday – Friday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Saturday: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Sunday: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Masks required.



Confessions

Saturday, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Fr. John Kerns will hear confessions next to the Sacred Heart Altar sitting behind a screen. No appointment needed but please do not enter the church until the 8:30 AM Mass has dismissed. Masks required.

Parish Activities, Events, and Meetings:

All in-person parish events, meetings and activities continue to be suspended until state regulations allow. However, many weekday meetings, bible studies, faith sharing, and prayer groups are now taking place online through various social apps. Check with your host or leader for more information.

Parish Office and Staff:

The parish office remains closed for in-person business. Staff are working remotely and are available by email. The office phone 503-636-7687 is monitored during business hours of 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. After those hours, the answering service will take messages and direct emergency calls for a priest.

Appointments with Fr. John:

To schedule an appointment, please send an email to Fr. John Kerns (email addresses are found on page two of the bulletin) or call the Parish office at 503-636-7687 for his email. Appointments cannot be made on the phone with the Parish Office. 



Offertory and Donations:

Offertory envelopes and other donations can be mailed to the parish, or dropped off in person during church open hours in the Donations Drop in the main Church entrance off A Avenue. We also encourage donations through our parish app or online Giving portal.

 

Donations of non-perishable food items for St. Vincent de Paul can be dropped off in the parish hall entrance or main parish entrance barrels.

 

NOTE: Household and clothing items currently cannot be accepted.