Father Francois Laborde
India  /  Published 05.05.19

A bondage to humans

The room in the two-storey guesthouse adjoining St. Joseph’s Hospital is stark, all things in it are utterly perfunctory. And yet, each corner is rendered welcoming and home-like by his presence. Wh...
By Moumita Chaudhuri in

West Bengal  /  Published 07.02.19

Moving spirit behind mission and priest in Joffe film

For someone just a few days shy of 92, Father Francois Laborde looks amazingly sprightly. His toothless grin comes with a twinkle in his eyes as Father Laborde, who has spent 50 years as a Samaritan i...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta


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