Dr. Michael Bautista

Dr. Michael Bautista is a physician practising in St. John's and is the recipient of the 2015 Ignatian Spirit Award from St. Bonaventure's. He is also the Chair of the Discipline of Anesthesia at Memorial University. and an associate professor of Medicine.


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    "On September 7, 1999 what was thought impossible became reality – St. Bonaventure’s College – an independent Roman Catholic School in the Jesuit Tradition opened its doors to its first 196 students."...

    "God will miss us if we go, and will chase after us like a lost sheep. It must be close to impossible to resist returning that love if one feels it.  I can’t.  I won’t even try.  It’s too good to be true.."...

    "Our church is not dependent on any structure, physical or organizational.  If the structure is an impediment then it just has to change."...

    "“Mystics encounter and embody the presence of God in profound and life-changing ways""...

    The parish developed a strategic plan based upon four key areas: building relationships, fostering faith and spirituality, social justice, and commitment to sustainability."...

    " Lent for me is not a time for mourning over sins, but trying to realize more fully that they are forgiven, and that forgiveness motivates me to do better"...

    "Advent is our chance to focus on the generosity of God who came to be with us in this present age, and, with joyful anticipation, will in the age to come.  Jeremiah continues to be fulfilled."...

    "Let’s face it.  It’s a disposable world.  No wonder we’re so good at recycling; we produce so much garbage, there’s plenty to practice with."...

    On the 2018 feast of St. Ignatius, Michael Bautista shared with the people of St.Pius X parish what Ignatian spirituality means to him....

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