CHAPTER 4 -
The end of a fruitful life
- A legacy to be shared today, the spirituality of the five attitudes:
- A great detachment: join a community of his fellow Oblates at the Queen of Apostles Residence at Cap-de-la-Madeleine:
- Easing towards the House of the Father, May 17, 2009 :
When Father Parent reached the nineties, his health declined to the point where he could no longer write but he never stopped being an apostle. As often as he could, he would walk on the grounds of the Shrine to recite his rosary. He chatted with the children, the pilgrims and the regular visitors to Shrine. He made friends who accompanied him in the recitation of the rosary. Later, when he could go no further than the veranda of the residence, his faithful friends would go and sit with him there.