“Mireles is someone capable of moving the nation, and moving it toward justice,” says the padre.
padre Goyo has reorganized his CCRISTOS as more of a community service group, he says.
“No, the church has to be on the side of the most disadvantaged, of the poorest, of the helpless,” the padre tells us.
“I believe we are in the hour of the debacle of the institutions, they cannot be any more rotten,” said padre Goyo.
padre Goyo, with his clerical collar and his bulletproof vest, is an icon for those fighting drugs and corruption.
“It would be immoral,” observed padre Irene, more indignant even than his Excellency.
Whereupon Khalid rises and sits on the divan near the padre.
First he bolted with the padre half-way from Mazingarbe to Labourse, when he finally pulled him up and dismounted.
By the way, I was about to ask you and the padre to dine with me and Don Ignaçio there.
All this padre Vicente heard, all this and much of it was comprehended by him.
"priest, chaplain," 1580s, from Italian, Spanish, or Portuguese padre, from Latin patrem (nominative pater) "father" (see father (n.)). The title of the regular clergy in those languages. Papar was the name the Norse gave to Irish monks whom they found in Iceland when they arrived.
Any military chaplain
[1898+; fr Spanish or Portuguese, ''father, priest'']