School: St. Joseph Seminary College
75376 River Road
St. Benedict, LA 70457

Background

I grew up in Cali Colombia. My father and my mother live there with my two sisters. I am the oldest.

What are your hobbies and interests?

I like reading, listening music and swimming.

What is one of your favorite scriptures?

I like psalm 23: “The LORD is my shepherd; There is nothing I lack…”

Who is your favorite saint and why?

I like St. Ignatius of Loyola. What I like the most is his spirituality. It has been helping me to grow and get closer to God in my journey.

In a nutshell, what is your vocation story?

How did you feel called to the priesthood? Prayer, it was through prayer that I started feeling called from God.

What is seminary life like for you?

It is a period of time with the Lord. It is an opportunity to open our hearts in a deep way in order to allow him to work in us.

What do you look forward to about being a priest?

I look forward to be able to serve the people of God from different cultures.

What advice do you have for other guys thinking about the priesthood?

I will say that the most important thing in any vocation is to be open to God. Let God be part of your live!!