Calvary Mennonite Church (Aurora, Oregon, USA)

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Calvary Mennonite Church (Mennonite Church USA), located in Aurora, Clackamas County, Oregon, is member of the Pacific Northwest Mennonite Conference (formerly Pacific District Conference). It was organized on 6 August 1944, with 51 members under the leadership of Paul N. Roth, who still served as pastor in 1950. The charter members had earlier left the Zion Mennonite Church near Hubbard. The membership in 1953 was 131, with nearly 30 per cent non-Mennonite in background. The building, which had served three denominations in the past, was  enlarged and remodeled, and easily seated 225 in the mid-1950s.

In 2009 the membership was 129; the pastors were Doug Peterson and Kevin John Schumacher.

Additional Information

Address: 6711 S. Lone Elder Rd., Aurora, Oregon

Phone: 503-266-2202

Website: Calvary Mennonite Church

Denominational Affiliations:

Pacific Northwest Mennonite Conference

Mennonite Church USA


Map:Calvary Mennonite Church (Aurora, Oregon)

Author(s) Paul N Roth
Date Published 1953

Cite This Article

MLA style

Roth, Paul N. "Calvary Mennonite Church (Aurora, Oregon, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1953. Web. 22 May 2024.,_Oregon,_USA)&oldid=139865.

APA style

Roth, Paul N. (1953). Calvary Mennonite Church (Aurora, Oregon, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 May 2024, from,_Oregon,_USA)&oldid=139865.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 495. All rights reserved.

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