August 18, 2017 —An outspoken human rights advocate in a country plagued by government corruption and violence, Fr. Melo has worked for years to promote dialogue while advocating for the marginalized.
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August 18, 2017 — Today is the feast day of Saint Alberto Hurtado, a Chilean Jesuit priest known for his engagement with Chilean culture and his work with young adults and the poor.
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August 15, 2017 – Today marks the centennial of the birth of Blessed Oscar Romero, who was assassinated for speaking out on behalf of the poor and oppressed in El Salvador.
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Aug. 14, 2017 — An astronomer, Br. Consolmagno views the eclipse as an opportunity for millions of people to step back from everyday concerns and appreciate the universe.
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August 2, 2017 — Today marks the feast of St. Peter Faber, SJ, one of the original seven members of the Society of Jesus.
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In Memoriam
Father William German, SJ died after a short illness on July 4, 2017 in Pickering. Fr. German was 92 years old and had been a religious for 73 years. Fr. German’s sense of humour, friendliness, and open personality brought a humanity to those he encountered.

Father Henry Nunn died on July 31, 2016 in Bangalore. He was in his 86th year and in religious life for 65 years. Fr. "Hank" spent many years overseas in India working and is well known for his accomplishments in psychotherapy.

Father Joseph Wang died peacefully on July 15, 2016 at the Toronto General Hospital. He was in his 83rd year and in religious life for 64 years. Originally from China, he spent many years in BC doing pastoral ministry.

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