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We work to discover through advocacy, healing and reconciliation, God's presence in our world.
We are to be on earth the heart of God. God has no other heart but ours.
- Published: Wednesday, 19 June 2019 16:22
RIP, GREG McCANN MSC
Fr Steve Dives writes: Our dear confrere Greg McCann Snr died peacefully last night at 9pm (Tuesday) at St. Joseph’s Nursing Home at Kensington.
He was born on April 18th 1917, professed as an MSC Brother, February 26th 1945, ordained a priest, August 20th 1983.
Here is the Chronicle of his life which was prepared for his 100th birthday, April 18th 2017. His was a varied life and MSC ministry.
1917-1943: Education, Work.
1943-1946: Douglas Park.
1946-1950: Chevalier College.
1958-1974: Trobriand Islands.
1987-1988: Douglas Park, stomach virus, helping Fr. Stan Tyler.
1989-1992: Fiji and Kiribati.
1993-1996: Douglas Park, Priest-in-charge of parish.
1997: Coogee, Treand House.
Then, Kensington, semi-retired. St Josephs.