Welcome to the Episcopal Church in Western Oregon.
In the 160-plus years since the first church was established, the Episcopal community in Western Oregon has grown, expanded and redefined what it means to join God’s mission in the world. As a community of over 14,000 baptized members, the church in Western Oregon eagerly shares its vision of how good God’s love is.
The Episcopal Church in Western Oregon is a diocese of The Episcopal Church, which is a community of 2.5 million worshipers in about 120 dioceses across the United States and abroad.
The Episcopal Church is part of the larger Anglican Communion, which is a worldwide community of more than 77 million who intentionally maintain community and commonality in prayer and worship in more than 500 dioceses in 164 countries.
A Church For All People
The Episcopal Church in Western Oregon welcomes all people.
Find a Faith Community near you and join the vibrant work that is happening throughout Oregon.
Become part of the Episcopal Church in Western Oregon. There are many ways for you to find fulfilling opportunities for mission, prayer, gathering, and community in the Episcopal Church.
The Bishop's Close, the diocesan offices and the office of the bishop is located at 11800 S. Military Lane, Portland, Oregon 97219. It is located off of Rte 43 between Portland and Lake Oswego on the native lands of the Cowlitz Tribe and the Confederate Tribes of Grand Ronde. Feel free to contact us here.