Congratulations!

Three friars in the delegation in Costa Rica will be graduating from the Universidad Teológica de América Central of San José, Costa Rica: Fr. Marco Umaña Juárez, OFM Conv. – Certification in Theology, Friar Pablo Carvajal, OFM Conv. and Friar Antonio Sandoval, OFM Conv. – Bachelors in Theology. In addition, Friar Milton de Jesus, OFM Conv., who is living with our friars in Silver Spring, will also be graduating with a Bachelors in Theology.  Congratulations to all!  Friars Pablo and Antonio will be ordained to the diaconate on December 15th, in Costa Rica.

Friar Milton will be ordained to the diaconate on January 14, 2017 in the Chapel of our Shrine of St. Anthony (Ellicott City, MD) along with Friar Luis Palacios, OFM Conv.

Friar Milton (left) and Friar Luis enjoyed a recent visit to the North Pole to be sure our friars are on the “Nice” list.

We thank you for your keeping all of our friars in your continued prayers.