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♥ Photos of Richard, the priest:
- Click here —> Ordination to the Priesthood, June 24, 1959, Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church, Lowell, MA. Ordaining Bishop: Jean-Louis Collignon, O.M.I., Bishop of les Cailles, Haïti.
- Click here —> First 'High' Mass: July 2, 1959 - Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc Parish, Lowell, MA; Fr. Eugène Labrie, O.M.I, Pastor (archpriest), my brothers René (sub-deacon) and Normand, O.M.I. (deacon). I'm the one with the eyes closed.
- Click here —> Photo # 1: With the collar (ca. 1960).
- Click here —> Photo # 2: With the collar (ca. 1970).
- Click here —> Photo # 3: With cape, preaching a mission, St. Theresa Church, Agawam, MA (1961)
♥ Click here --> Upon leaving the Oblates and the Priesthood, Farewell Letter to the Oblates of the then Saint-Jean-Baptiste Province to which I belonged (December 1988)
♥ Click here --> Fall 1995 Reflections on "Why I Left the Priesthood and the Oblates."
♥ Golden Jubilee - Priesthood - 50th Anniversary - 1959-2009:
- 1959 photos of my ordination class prepared for my friend, Fr. George Capen, O.M.I.(Please, have your speakers on & click on full screen.)
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