Maurice Gruffat, R.I.P.

Society of the Missionaries of Africa

Father Emmanuel Lengaigne, Provincial Delegate of the sector of France,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

Maurice Gruffat

on Friday August 21st, 2020 at Pau-Billère (France)
at the age of 93 years, of which 68 years of missionary life
in Zambia and in France.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

Milestones in the life of Father Maurice Gruffat

Born in Annecy
on 21/08/2020
Spiritual YearMissionary OathPriesthood ordination
in the diocese of Annecy29/09/1947 25/07/1952 11/06/1953 
 Maison-Carrée (Algeria)‘s-Herrenberg (Netherlands) Monteviot
(United Kingdom) 
01/09/1953Kalabwe Northern Rhodesia
26/06/1954Séminaire: ProfesseurLubushi, Diocese KasamaNorthern Rhodesia
01/01/1968SupérieurLubushi, SeminaryZambia
08/01/1972Grande RetraiteMarseilleFrance
08/06/1974Bishop’s SecretaryKasamaZambia
01/01/1977Conseiller Régional Zambia
01/01/1986CurateLwena, Diocese KasamaZambia
08/03/1987Session-RetraiteJérusalemIsraël / Palestine
01/07/1987CurateLwena, Diocese KasamaZambia
01/05/1990CurateChilubula, Diocese KasamaZambia
01/06/1990CurateKapatu, Diocese KasamaZambia
01/09/1990Parish PriestKapatu, Diocese KasamaZambia
19/09/1992Parish PriestIpusukilo, Diocese KasamaZambia
15/09/1996Admin./GuesthouseLusaka, WoodlandsZambia
18/03/1998Session +70.RomaItalia
01/11/2000ArchivesLusaka, WoodlandsZambia
02/10/2006Retour Province France
11/11/2006Nommé (PE 10/06) France
21/08/2020Retour auprès du PèrePau-BillèreFrance

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