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Pope Francis called Jean Vanier to thank him before his death

Pope Francis called Jean Vanier to thank him before his death

| Cindy Wooden | May 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis told reporters May 7 he had been kept informed about Jean Vanier’s failing health and had phoned him a week before his death.

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Jean Vanier, who changed lives of intellectually disabled, dies in Paris

Jean Vanier, who changed lives of intellectually disabled, dies in Paris

| Michael Swan | May 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Jean Vanier, 90, founder of L’Arche communities and co-founder of Faith and Light, died May 7. Vanier had been suffering from cancer and was assisted at a L’Arche facility in Paris.

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Documentarian: Vanier’s world of L’Arche communities ‘makes sense to me’

Documentarian: Vanier’s world of L’Arche communities ‘makes sense to me’

| Mark Pattison | April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Randall Wright, who made the film documentary “Summer in the Forest” on the L’Arche communities founded by Canadian Jean Vanier, said Vanier’s world “makes sense to me.”

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