Jean-Pierre Pickard, R.I.P.

Father Luc Putzeys, Provincial Delegate of the sector of Belgium,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

Jean-Pierre Pickard

on Friday the 29th September 2017 at Evere (Belgium)
at the age of 91 years, of which 67 years of missionary life
in Portugal, Mozambique, Malawi and Belgium.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

Milestones of Father Jean-Pierre Pickard’s life

Jean-Pierre was born on the 18th September 1926 in Schaerbeek (Brussels), in the Diocese of Mechelen-Brussels. He joined the Spiritual Year on the 21st September 1946 at Varsenare (Belgium) and then went on studying theology in Heverlee (Belgium) where he took his Missionary Oath on the 22nd July 1950 and was ordained to the priesthood on the 24th March 1951.

13/11/1951 Animation Lisboa Portugal
01/05/1953 Curate Manga Moçambique
26/01/1954 Seminary Zobue Moçambique
18/07/1954 Diocesan treasurer Manga Moçambique
01/01/1956 Language: Chiseua Murraça Moçambique
01/01/1957 Curate, then superior Charré Moçambique
09/09/1958 Bursar in the Seminary Zobue Moçambique
11/01/1964 Long Retreat Villa Cavalletti Italy
01/04/1964 Révision langue Lundo, D.Beira Moçambique
27/07/1964 Curate Manga Moçambique
31/12/1964 Curate Munhava Moçambique
01/01/1968 Superior Munhava Moçambique
25/05/1971 Expelled from Mozambique    
01/03/1972 Language course Katete,D.Mzuzu Malawi
01/05/1972 Curate Rumphi,D.Mzuzu Malawi
15/05/1973 Bishop’s House, Curate Lilongwe,D.Lilongwe Malawi
01/01/1975 Parish Priest Bishop’s House Lilongwe Malawi
01/01/1977 i/c Chilinde, Parish Priest Lilongwe,Sacr.Heart Malawi
01/09/1984 Session-Retreat Jérusalem Israël / Palestine
01/01/1987 i/c Chilinde Lilongwe,Chilinde Malawi
10/11/1992 Parish Priest Bishop’s House Lilongwe,Kawale Malawi
01/10/1995 Sabbatical   Belgium
08/05/1996 Session 3e Age Roma Italy
01/11/1996 Responsible Bruxelles,Linthout Belgium
01/12/1996 Appointed (P.E.96/10)   Belgium
01/11/2003 Ministry Bruxelles,Linthout Belgium
07/09/2005 Session 70+ Roma Italy
29/09/2017 Return to the Father Evere Belgium

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