Archbishop Alexander Sample

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About

Archbishop Alexander Sample was named the archbishop of Portland, Oregon, on April 2, 2013. He holds a master’s degree in metallurgical engineering from Michigan Technological University, completed theological studies and a master of divinity degree at Pontifical College Josephinum Seminary, and holds a licentiate in canon law from the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, Rome. Ordained a priest for the Diocese of Marquette in 1990, he served as its bishop from 2006 to 2013. Archbishop Sample has served as a board member for a number of organizations, including Oregon Catholic Press, Oregon Catholic Conference, Mount Angel Seminary, Catholic Charities, and the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe. He is also a member of the USCCB Catechism Subcommittee.

Conferences:

Night of Hope

You don’t have to feel alone or disoriented by the shadows hanging over our world. We find the brightest light in the deepest darkness and we can’t help but be drawn to it. That Light is Christ our Hope.   Join our internationally celebrated presenters livestreamed from Christ the King Chapel at Franciscan University. Let us…

Youth Conferences West

West

July 17-19, 2020

Youth Conferences New York

NYC

July 24-26, 2020

Youth Conferences Featured East

East

July 10-12, 2020