Name of Church Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church

Address 1025 N. 19th Street, Cottage Grove, OR 97424

Phone number (541) 942-3420


Mass Schedule Saturday, 5:30 p.m.  Sunday, 10:30 a.m.  Monday, 6:45 p.m. (Latin Tridentine).  Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 9 a.m.  Saturday, 9 a.m. (Latin Tridentine).  (There is also a parish mission, St. Philip Benizi, with Masses Sunday at 8:30 a.m. and Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.)

Confessions Saturday, 9:40 – 10:30 a.m. and 4 – 5:15 p.m.; Sunday, 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.  (and at St. Philip Benizi, Sunday, 7:50-8:20 a.m.)

Names of priests Fr. John J. Boyle, pastor, JCL.  Fr. Boyle is a naturalized American citizen originally from London, England.  A gentle, intellectual and pious priest; he is also a fine homilist; listen to his past homilies here (  You may also follow him on Twitter ( or watch past Masses on the parish Facebook page (

Special activities and groups Men’s and women’s bible studies, Ave Maria rosary, altar society, Knights of Columbus.

Parking There is ample parking around the church.

Additional observations Our Lady of Perpetual Help is a parish of the Archdiocese of Portland, Oregon.  It is a historic parish, dating to the late 1800s (although the original octagonal church was converted to a museum and is owned by the city), and is located south of Eugene.  It has a fine pastor, reverent liturgies and is well worth a visit when in the area.