Friday, February 10, 2012

Group will always be a 'companion' of founding Father

Companions of the Cross reassess charism after founder’s death

Father Bob Bedard, founder of the Companions
of the Cross
CCN's Deborah Gyapong shares the thoughts of the Companions of The Cross on their late leader:

When the Companions of the Cross (CC) met for the General Assembly Jan. 30-Feb. 3 in Cornwall, Ontario, the priests had their first chance to reflect on the impact of last year’s death of their founder, Father Bob Bedard.
“The passing of a founder, of a spiritual father in Christ is a watershed for any community in the history of the Church,” said CC Moderator Father Scott McQuaig, who was re-elected Feb. 3 for a second six-year term as the Order’s leader.

Read more at The B.C. Catholic website.
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