Priestly job description

by Fr. Jeff

I spent much of the afternoon in the hospital in Lake Charles visiting my Godson. While there, I took the opportunity to visit a priest who has been in the hospital.

Throughout my life Msgr. Bourque has always been a good priestly influence. He always encouraged me to pursue my vocation and to dedicate my life to doing Your will.

We prayed together. He extended his hand and offered me some parting advice:

The job of the priest is to love. If a priest doesn’t love God and love his people, what else does he have?

Today, I thank You for Msgr. Bourque and his

priestly job description.