Madrid, Spain. Diocese of Mondoñedo-Ferrol bishop, Msgr. Luis Ángel de las Heras, CMF, ordained on Saturday afternoon, October 5, 2019, Rev. Seung Bok Raphael Lee, CMF to the Sacred Order of Presbyters at the Nuestra Señora de la Aurora y el Santo Ángel Parish Church in Madrid.
A day before the ordination day, a vigil was organized and animated by José Manuel Sueiro and Jorge Ruiz of the Pastoral Animation Team of the Province of Santiago. Many religious from the different communities under the pastoral care of the parish joined with the choir, the youth group, some lay people, and other Claretians from various communities attended both celebrations. Seung Bok’s family were present together with Fr. Sung Woong Peter Kim, CMF, Major Superior of Korea Independent Delegation, along with other Claretians from the said Delegation – Frs. Ji Hoon Stephano Choi, Jai Hyung Michael Park, and Deok Hyoung Lawrence Yi, CMFF. He celebrated his First Mass the following day.