Mission program to be presented

Posted: Nov. 4, 2017 12:01 am

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The Rev. John Doctor, OFM, of Quincy University in Quincy, Ill., will present a mission at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at Holy Family Church, 1111 Broadway. A Mass will follow, with the Holy Family School choir leading in prayer. The public is invited.

Doctor has been a member of the Order of Friars Minor since 1969. In 1976 he was ordained a Franciscan priest. He holds a master's degree from Duquesne University in ongoing spiritual formation. Since his ordination, he has served his province as a high school teacher, initial formation director, pastor, retreat director, spiritual director, provincial vicar and provincial minister.

Many know him as spiritual director of Quincy Cursillo and have served with him in Cursillo, Teens Encounter Christ and Quest at the North Campus in Quincy.