August 29, 2018 8:29 am

On July 24, 2018,
Brother Rafael José Escobar Fontalvo
made solemn profession
at the monastery of Sobrado (Spain).

Brother Rafael José was born in 1984 in Barranquilla (Colombia).
He entered Sobrado in 2009 and became an oblate in 2014 for reasons of health.
With an improvement in his health, he was able to pronounce his first vows in 2017
and a dispensation from the full time of simple vows was granted by CIVCSVA.