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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    "As a frontline worker, I feel supported to the best of everyone’s ability.  It is daunting, but at least I know that someone has my back."...

    "We do not just commemorate the event of the Last Supper; we receive the bounty of that sacrifice whenever we seek it.  Isn’t that amazing?  Perhaps even “prodigal”?"...

    Living thru a snow storm that gifted a community with some 92 cm. of snow, can be a "wild ride" and more. Mike Bautista tells us: "It really was a wild time. I shake my head in disbelief that there was actually that much snow. Where they tore down the Grace Hospital, there is a mound of snow as big as an office building, four storeys high, They dumped over 4000 dump truck loads of snow in the harbour.."...

    "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"...

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