Fr. John Background & Bio

fr john      Fr. John Amsberry is the pastor of St. Joseph the Worker in Portland, Oregon. Ordained in 1997, Fr. John has spread the Good News of Jesus the United States, Canada and beyond for over 20 years. He served for 2 years on the National Evangelization Teams reaching out to youth with the Good News of Jesus Christ. A favorite around the country, Fr. John is passionate about the love of God revealed in Christ through the power of The Holy Spirit. Dynamic, faithful to the church and on fire, Fr. John has a heart for evangelization. The purpose of our lives, Fr. John says, is that all will come to know the fire of God's Divine love. Fr. John has three masters’ degrees: a Masters of Business, a Masters in Divinity, and a Master of Arts in Theology. His thesis on Celibacy and Trinitarian Theology is published and is excited about his recently published book, More of You Through Prayer. He has been on TV, Radio and his writings have reached people all around the world. Fr. John graduated from college and seminary summa cum laude. Also, he was voted athlete of the year his senior year in college at Franciscan University.