Br. Edgar Alberto, OFM



Hailing from Chalatenango, El Salvador, Edgar served with Holy Name Province as a Franciscan Volunteer Minister in Philadelphia before joining the Holy Name Province Postulancy Program.

Prior to coming to the United States, Edgar served for a year as a missionary with the Apostoles de la Palabra in El Salvador. Upon moving to the United States, he became a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Parish in Durham, N.C., where he was involved with the young adult ministry and served as a weekend lector. He was welcomed warmly by the friar community there, and they encouraged Edgar to pursue his life-long interest in religious life.


Edgar Alberto, OFM

Name: Br. Edgar Alberto, OFM

Hometown: 
Chalatenango, El Salvador

Stage of Formation: Post-novitiate


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Edgar Alberto



Hailing from Chalatenango, El Salvador, Edgar served with Holy Name Province as a Franciscan Volunteer Minister in Philadelphia before joining the Holy Name Province Postulancy Program.

Prior to coming to the United States, Edgar served for a year as a missionary with the Apostoles de la Palabra in El Salvador. Upon moving to the United States, he became a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Parish in Durham, N.C., where he was involved with the young adult ministry and served as a weekend lector. He was welcomed warmly by the friar community there, and they encouraged Edgar to pursue his life-long interest in religious life.


Edgar Alberto

Name: Edgar Alberto

Hometown: 
Chalatenango, El Salvador

Stage of Formation: Novitiate


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