His face and his great words are well known in the Acadian community, francophone, and even the English-speaking community of the Island.   He has worked with countless organizations, always putting social justice ahead and never afraid to speak out on a social issue.   Yes, it is Father Eddie Cormier, who celebrated on June 1 his 50 years of service with the Church, but especially with the poor. 
Born from the union of Glorice Cormier and Julitte Bernard in 1941, Eddie Cormier grew up on a small farm and went to school in Saint-Philippe.  When he was 15, he left the Island to study in

Praise the Lord

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