Mr. Marcos Alvarado Trasmonte

Mr. Marcos Alvarado Trasmonte

Mount Angel Seminary, St. Benedict, OR I was born and raised in a beautiful and hot country in South America called Ecuador. I grew up in a non-practicing Catholic family. God eventually called my mom to join a prayer group, which was the beginning of everything. When...
Mr. Ramón Camacho

Mr. Ramón Camacho

St. Patrick’s Seminary, Menlo Park, CA I’m a cradle Catholic and I grew up in Stayton with my amazing parents and sisters. Serving as an altar server from an early age, I think, instilled a deep conviction in my heart to be close to Jesus. I didn’t care...
Mr. Shawn Daniel

Mr. Shawn Daniel

Mount Angel Seminary, St. Benedict, OR Throughout my life, I’ve been blessed by God. Remaining cognizant of these blessings have helped make (and keep) me grateful and happy. I was raised Protestant. My father was very active in Assemblies of God and did his best to...
Mr. Josiah Dauvin

Mr. Josiah Dauvin

Bishop White Seminary, Spokane, WA  I was born into a wonderful Catholic family that centered around God. My parents were both raised with a strong sense of Catholic mission. They brought up their seven children with the mindset that giving one’s life to God is...
Mr. Mauricio Duran

Mr. Mauricio Duran

Praise be to God, for his mercy endures forever. I’m grateful and beyond blessed to have a good family and two devout parents. Both my parents received their faith from their mothers at an early age. My siblings and I were cradle Catholics and attended mass every...