Martins, Fr. Carlos

May 30, 2009

What was your background before you joined the CC? 
I was born in Kitchener, Ontario. A convert from atheism, I completed studies in philosophy at the University of Waterloo where I obtained my Bachelor of Arts degree.  A Master of Arts degree in philosophy followed from the University of Toronto, and then a Bachelor of Education from the University of Ottawa. Upon completion of my studies a career in teaching was begun. 

What led you to join this community?
Three years into teaching, while on retreat, I heard a call to the priesthood and joined the Companions of the Cross.

What kind of ministry are you doing now?
I am currently conducting ministry with sacred relics of the saints, with Treasures of the Church ministry. Treasures of the Church