Rev. Canon Jean C. Beniste is a native of Jean Rabel, Haiti and was raised in the Roman Catholic tradition. He spent seven years in a Roman Catholic Order where he worked as a missionary in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. He was attracted to the Cathedral by the daily prayer life among the staff, and the intercultural spirit. He likes to use his gift of language to be part of this staff. Jean enjoys sharing with congregants and staff members about culture and diversity.