In three weeks of visitation in Malta, Fr. Jeff Scheeler has experienced the beauty of this Mediterranean archipelago and the warm hospitality of its friars, Bishops, Poor Clares, Secular Franciscans, youth groups and parishioners.
Sr. Doris Gerke, OSC, remembers Blessed James MIller, FSC, from their time of service in Guatemala.
The number of crosses, crucifixes and statues keeps growing to perhaps 200,000 today.
“What a good man. What a good friend. What a good priest. What a good friar,” says Fr. Matthias Crehan of Fr. Valentine Young.
In a photo frame engraved with the words, “Dreams Do Come True” were four photos, two showing 9-year-old Bill playing priest with his family, two from his ordination at the age of 51.