The Revs. James Gallas, 86, left, James Torrens, 86, center, and James Rude, 83, right, are “the three Jims,” Jesuit priests who have served the area’s communities over their long careers. Photographed Friday, May 19, 2017 in Fresno, Calif.
The Revs. James Gallas, 86, left, James Torrens, 86, center, and James Rude, 83, right, are “the three Jims,” Jesuit priests who have served the area’s communities over their long careers. Photographed Friday, May 19, 2017 in Fresno, Calif. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com
The Revs. James Gallas, 86, left, James Torrens, 86, center, and James Rude, 83, right, are “the three Jims,” Jesuit priests who have served the area’s communities over their long careers. Photographed Friday, May 19, 2017 in Fresno, Calif. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com

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