Quebec's Brother Andre canonized as C...

Quebec's Brother Andre canonized as Canada's 1st saint of the 21st century

There are 1 comment on the Medincine Hat News story from Oct 17, 2010, titled Quebec's Brother Andre canonized as Canada's 1st saint of the 21st century. In it, Medincine Hat News reports that:

Brother Andre, the humble cleric who founded Montreal's St. Joseph's Oratory, became Canada first saint of the 21st century Sunday in a moving ceremony at the Vatican.

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before his death in 1937

Toronto, Canada

#1 Oct 18, 2010
... "He was a man who called a spade a spade," she said. "But more than anything he was a man who was life-giving....

He was a man whose very presence called people to hope, to faith, and especially to wellness of being" through his prayers.

He's still relevant, even in a society that's not as overtly religious as it once was, she added.

"He's not out of time." ...

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