My husband, Vicente, and I had the opportunity of meeting Father Jim Cunningham in the year of 2004, almost 12 years ago, when visiting the Stigmatine community in Waltham, MA. For all the times I had the opportunity of being with him, I had a clear understanding that I was with a Saint, that had just come down from heaven.He used to give a blessing to whoever he met during the day, and tell each one words of love, peace and hope. He used to offer Mass and play accordion in nursing homes.
We had the opportunity of seeing him many other times, even though we don’t leave close to Waltham. Each time was a God’s gift to us.
Now, he is just called back home by our Heavenly Father. While we are already missing him, we know we have now a new intercessor in heaven.
May God rest you, dearest friend! Thank you for your loving presence among us on earth.
(All taken at the Stigmatine property in Waltham, MA)