Several friars of Our Lady of the Angels Province attended the March 25, 2023, Presbyteral Ordination of Friar Angel Garcia, OFM Conv., including Fr. Gary Johnson, OFM Conv., (Vicar Provincial), Fr. Andrzej Brzeziński, OFM Conv. (Associate Director of the San Damiano Friary Post-Novitiate, San Antonio, TX), Fr. Marek Stybor, OFM Conv. (Assistant Novice Director of the St. Francis of Assisi Friary Novitiate, Arroyo Grande, CA), Fr. Raphael Zwolenkiewicz, OFM Conv. (Procurator of the St. Francis of Assisi Friary Novitiate, Arroyo Grande, CA), and student friars: Friar Franck Sokpolie, OFM Conv., friar Antonio Moualeu, OFM Conv., friar Marvin Paul Fernandez, OFM Conv. and friar Connor J. Ouly, OFM Conv. Fr. Angel is a friar of St. Joseph of Cupertino Province who studied alongside the friars of our province, as well as those of Our Lady of Consolation Province & St. Bonaventure Province.