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Title: Remembering Mgr John Sladden on the centenary of his birth
Authors: Mangion, Fabian
Keywords: Sladden, John, 1918-1986 -- Biography
Gonzi, Michael, Archbishop of Malta, 1885-1984
Metropolitan Cathedral of St. Paul (Mdina, Malta)
Collegiate Basilica of the Nativity of Mary (Senglea, Malta)
Galea, Emmanuel, 1891-1974
Lercaro, Giacomo, 1891-1976
Mercieca, Guzeppi, Archbishop of Malta, 1928-2016
Addolorata Cemetery (Paola, Malta)
Monastic and religious life -- Malta
Priests -- Malta -- Biography
Issue Date: 2018-09-23
Publisher: Allied Newspapers Limited
Citation: Fabian, M. (2018, 23/09/2018). Remembering Mgr John Sladden on the centenary of his birth.The Sunday Times, pp. 56-57.
Abstract: This is a biographical account of the life and service of Mgr John Sladden to honor the centenary of his birth. It begins with his childhood in Senglea presenting his early influences and family life before moving onto his life in priesthood. Navigating through the various ranks he held within the Church, we learn more about the time, effort and intelligence he dedicated towards his faith and community making him an influential religious leader to the Maltese people, on and offshore. Mgr John Sladden is also known for the ambitious restoration projects he led during the war as well as other academic and administrative contributions. The article comes to a close with details of his final days after serving 18 years as Archpriest. This was published as part of the newspaper’s Life & Wellbeing segment and features a collection of photographs.
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