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Br. António Leal das Neves Jorge

Born: Torres Novas, Portugal (14/12/1958)
Living in: Lisboa, Portugal
Province: Compostela
António  Leal das Neves Jorge

He was born in Rexaldia – Torres Novas in 1958.  He did his primary and secondary studies in the Marist School of Leiria and in the High School of Camões of Lisbon.  He professed in the Congregation of the Marist Brothers in 1978, after a period of formation and experience in the novitiate of Cordoba (Spain). 

He followed studies in Youth Pastoral Ministry, Religious Sciences (Bachelor’s Degree and professionalization), and educational administration (Master’s degree).  He worked in initial formation in the Marist Institute of Vouzela and as professor of moral education and Catholic religion in the Marist Day School of Porto, in the Marist Day School of Lisbon and in the preparatory school of Vouzela.  He was member of the Parents’ Association of the secondary school of Vouzela, responsible for the Marists of Portugal and director of the Marist School of Carcavelos.

 He is member founder of the Foundation Champagnat in which he occupied several charges in the Council of administration of the Foundation.  

 At present he is professor and Coordinator of Pastoral Ministry of the Marist Day School of Lisbon and the Delegate of the Provincial for the Marist Brothers of Portugal.