On February 11, 2020, the Province of St. Maximilian M. Kolbe in South Korea celebrated the solemn profession of Friars Thomas Aquinas HWANG and Denis OH. The event took place at the St. Paul Jeng Ha Sang Friary in Yangpyeong, South Korea.
The celebration was presided over by the Minister Provincial, Friar Marco Jin Chol JEONG. The Assistant General for the Federation of Asian Minors Conventual (FAMC), Friar Benedetto Seung-jae BAEK, concelebrated. The friars of the Province participated in the celebration together with the relatives of the newly professed and many faithful.
In his homily, the Minister Provincial spoke about the meaning of consecrated life and the vows; he also stressed that we must seek and recognize our role in the economy of salvation.
We give thanks to God the Most High for these confreres and pray for their holiness and vocation.
Friar Bonaventura Kyuhee HAN, Provincial Secretary