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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    "When we don’t have an end, we might make one up, or get demoralized when we can’t find it.  Hence the disappointment when schools reopen and then close again, when the vaccine is coming, and then is held up.  "...

    "Lent becomes the key opportunity to become more deeply aware of the love of God and the needs to share, to save the planet, to understand suffering, to reach out to the outcast."...

    "See what love the Father has given us, that we should be called children of God; and that is what we are. (1 John 3:1)"...

    "God’s people do not return to a better day but move forward to a better day.  "...

    "Is this dangerous crisis the needed opportunity to reflect, to re-examine, and to accept and embrace necessary change?"...

    "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."...

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