Bishop Malzaire was born in Mon Repos, a community in the village of Micoud on the east of St Lucia. He dreamt of serving the Lord since the age 10. Bishop Malzaire studied at the Regional Seminary of St John Vianney and Ugandan Martyrs in Trinidad and Tobago. He holds a doctorate in Systematic Theology from the Gregorian University in Rome. His doctoral thesis, published in Rome, is a study of the relationship between theology of the Eucharist and the Social Teaching of the Church, as reflected in the thoughts of the late Pope Paul VI on the world’s poor and suffering.
My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, I am certain you will agree that the readings for 16th of January’s reflection could not be more apt for a context such as this one, when the Diocesan Clergy of the Province of Castries are assembled for the opening liturgy of their 33rd Annual Conference. It is well to note that these scriptural texts were not specifically chosen for this occasion. They are the readings designated for Monday of the Second Week in Ordinary Time. However, it is hardly … [Read More...]