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Fr. Jim MacGillivray, CC dies April 5, 2017

Fr. Rob Arsenault and Fr. Jim MacGillivrayOur brother Fr. Jim MacGillivray, CC died on April 5, 2017. Funeral arrangement details can be found here.

Fr. Jim was born May 7, 1943. He was ordained to the priesthood May 17, 1969. 

"Priesthood is a wonderful life." -Fr. Jim MacGillivray, CC

Fr. Jim most recently served as associate pastor at St. Maurice parish. He retired in 2014.

Fr. Jim joined the Community in 1999, making his temporary commitment. He made his lifetime commitment September 14, 2001 on the feast of the Triumph of the Cross. He has served in many capacities: parish priest, associate pastor, as a member of the formation team, Personnel Assistant to the Moderator, Director of Formation, and Director of Admissions. 

Here is a fantastic article written by Fr. Jim MacGillivray, CC on his journey to the priesthood and the Companions of the Cross. 

Fr. Jim will be missed. Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord.