Regarding “Remembering Fr. Frank Kennard,” Nov. 15, Page 11:

The story gives insight into Father Kennard’s outlook on life, such as, “He noticed a high school in the region run by Marxists and told the chiefs and families that the teachers eventually would destroy the freedom of the people.” The Sentinel editor continues, “Father Kennard continually chided the Marxists ...”. This article is subtitled, “A prophetic figure.” Our church from the top down would be wise to embrace Father Kennard’s advice.

Tim Flynn

Lake Oswego