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Annual Red Mass, Dinner & Lecture

Abbot Jeremy Driscoll, OSB

The University of Portland’s Garaventa Center cordially invites you to this year’s Red Mass celebrating those entrusted with the law in our nation:

Monday, September 18, 2017

5:30 p.m. Mass of the Holy Spirit offered for members of the legal profession – Chapel of Christ the Teacher, open to all

6:30 p.m. Dinner and Lecture in Bauccio Commons – tickets $55/person*

Lecture presented by Abbot Jeremy Driscoll of Mount Angel Abbey: “A Monastic Vision For Happiness in These Unhappy Times."

Call to see if tickets are still available: 503-943-7702.

Click here to make a tax deductible gift.

By contributing to the Garaventa Fund you will help sponsor participation at this Red Mass event for Holy Cross religious members and for lawyers new to the profession or in public service, for whom the ticket price is out of reach. 

Abbot Jeremy Driscoll, O.S.B. is the twelfth Abbot of Mount Angel Abbey in Oregon. A renowned speaker both nationally and internationally, he has served as a monk for 43 years. Abbot Jeremy has taught at Mount Angel Seminary and at the international Benedictine University of Sant’Anselmo in Rome. He has been named to serve as a theological consultant to the Vatican Congregation concerned with liturgy by three successive popes: Pope John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI, and Pope Francis. In addition to theological publications, he has also published three books of poetry.

For more information, contact the Garaventa Center at 503-943-7702 or 

*A limited number of complimentary seats are available for lawyers new to practice or in public service. Contact the Garaventa Center for details.