Christine M. Auerbach is a member of St. Ignatius Parish. Christine is a Registered Nurse with many years experience in Critical Care Nursing, and in advocacy for the elderly as a Long Term Care Ombudsman for the State of Oregon. She has earned a Basic Certificate in Parish Nursing and an Advance Certificate in Care Ministry from the Archdiocese of Portland. She is currently completing a Master of Arts degree in Theology from Franciscan University.
Christine has given presentations and workshops on various topics, including, Forgiveness, Eucharistic Ministry to the Homebound, Grief Support, The Theology of the Icon, and Pilgrimage. She is currently the chairperson of the SE Vicariate Grief Support Steering Committee