Etienne Desmarescaux, R.I.P.

Father Patrick Bataille, Provincial Delegate of the sector of France,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

Etienne Desmarescaux

on Tuesday the 3rd October 2017 at Pau-Billère (France)
at the age of 90 years, of which 65 years of missionary life
in Lebanon, Tunisia, Algeria and France.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.


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Milestones of Father Etienne Desmarescaux’s life

Etienne was born on the 17th June 1927 at Winnezeele, in the Diocese of Lille in Northern France. He began his spiritual year on the 1st October 1947 at Maison-Carrée in Algeria. He then continued his theological formation at Thibar (Tunisia) whre he took his Missionary Oath on the 27th June 1952 and was ordained to the priesthood on the 5th April 1953 at Carthage (Tunisia).

10/09/1953   Rayak Liban
01/10/1956 Etudes: Islamologie La Manouba Tunisie
09/10/1958 Etudes: Histoire/Géographie Alger,Ben Cheneb Algérie
16/08/1959 Collège St-Louis Aït Larba Algérie
01/09/1960 Collège de Maison Carrée Algérie
01/06/1967 Directeur Collège El Menzah, Tunis Tunisie
08/09/1969 Dél. Enfance Missionnaire Paris, Friant France
30/09/1974 Directeur Ecoles Dioc. Constantine Algérie
01/07/1976 Supérieur Lille France
10/10/1981 Nommé à Djibouti Djibouti
01/01/1985 Directeur Adjoint “Spiritus” Mours France
15/10/1985 Directeur Adjoint “Spiritus” Paris, Printemps France
01/10/1991 Animation Jeunes Mours France
01/07/1996 Nommé(P.E.96/7) Maghreb Alger, N-D d’Afrique Algérie
17/09/1996 Session DMA Jérusalem Israël / Palestine
02/02/1997 N.D.d’Afr & Nonciature Alger, N-D d’Afrique Algérie
01/12/2000 Ministère Alger,Glycines Algérie
01/11/2001 Ministère Alger,El Anasser Algérie
01/05/2002 Nommé (PE 6/02)   France
01/10/2002 Responsable Lille France
10/09/2003 Session 70+ Roma Italie
01/10/2005 Ministère H.C.: Lille France
01/10/2007 Retraité H.C.: Lille France
01/09/2009 Résidence Mours France
01/09/2012 Résidence Billère France
03/10/2017 Retour au Père Billère France

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