Oblates Welcome Three Pre-novices to Tempier Pre-novitiate

Belleville, IL

Today, the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate prayed and blessed the beginning of the new formation year of the prenovices in Belleville, IL. Please pray for them and for perseverance in their Oblate vocation. Praised be Jesus Christ and Mary Immaculate 🙏🏽❤️✝️! These are the pre-novices: Luis Ramirez (Houston); Bishara Andonie (San Antonio); Marlowe Romero (San Antonio).
Hoy, los Misioneros Oblatos de Maria Inmaculada oraron y bendicieron el inicio del nuevo año de formación de los prenovicios en Belleville, IL. Oren por ellos y por perseverancia en su vocación Oblata. Alabado sea Jesucristo y María Inmaculada

The three men stand before their formators, Director, Fr. Juan Gaspar, OMI( on the left of the altar, and Fr. Raul Salas, OMI to the right.

During the ceremony the men sign their commitment forms one at a time. here Luis Ramirez signs with fellow pre-novice, Bishara Andonie, on the left and Formation Director, Fr. Juan Gaspar, OMI on the right.

Afterwards the three men pose with their formators: (L-R) Fr. Juan Gaspar, OMI, Luis Ramirez, Bishara Andonie, Marlowe Romero, Fr. Raul Salas, OMI