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Obituary: Father Régent Raymond, OFM

Obituary: Father Régent Raymond, OFM


It is with great sorrow that we inform you that Father Régent Raymond passed away on June 7, 2019, in Carrefour Providence in Montreal at the age of 84 years after 63 years of religious life and 56 years of priesthood.


Coming to the Franciscans in 1955, he worked as psychotherapist in private practice, with religious community, and with the Archdioceses of Quebec City (1978-1991) and Montreal (1989-1991). He taught courses in Moral Theology at the Faculty of Theology of the Université Laval in Quebec City from 1975-1988. He also taught Psychopathology for graduate students of the same faculty from 1981 to 1986. From 1991 to 1999, he served as Provincial Minister of St. Joseph Province.


The funeral service was held in Montreal on Friday, June 14, 2019.