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Deacon Harper Boucher by Frank Flegel, special to Grandin Media
By Frank Flegel, special to Grandin Media
Canada & World
June 20, 2018
He was once a special representative for Interpol at the United Nations, working with countries developing anti-terrorism policies. Now he is Deacon Harper Boucher of the Archdiocese of Regina.
“I’m feeling very humbled, I’m feeling very blessed by the Lord. All night I could feel the Holy Spirit working within me. It’s something I was really looking forward to,” said Boucher, a provincial court judge and a 40-year veteran of the RCMP, following his June 15th ordination to the permanent diaconate.
“I am at a stage in my life where I have a lot of experience, I think I have a lot to contribute. Perhaps I will develop a program for the elderly in my parish.”
Boucher’s career as a Mountie took him to postings across Canada,...Read More