(Argentina CNSAM). On March 9, 2012, at the beginning of the Holiness Summit in Argentina Cuyo District, a service of ordination was held where these people were recognized and were awarded the Order of Priests to the Shepherds: Pablo Tello, Viviana Ortega and Willian Obandon.
Pablo Tello and Viviana Ortega are members of the Church of the Nazarene in San Juan. They conducted their studies at Nazarene Theological Seminary, Southern Cone. They served as volunteer missionaries in Firenza and Borgo San Lorenzo, Italy, from 2007 to 2011. Currently, both are serving at Nazarene Theological Seminary, Southern Cone, performing educational and administrative tasks. Pastor Pablo Tello received his Bachelor of Theology degree in November 2011 from the same seminary.
Willian Obando studied theology through the ETED program. From 1997 to 2001, with his wife, the Rev. Claudia Sanchez, he pastored the Church of the Nazarene of Barrio Aeroparque. From 2001 to 2003, they traveled to the United States and Pastor Obando was working in the Church of the Nazarene in New York under the supervision of the Rev. Kemblish. From 2003 to 2007, again they pastored the Church of the Nazarene of Barrio Aeroparque and, in 2008, Pastor Obando served as interim pastor at the Church of the Nazarene in Flushing, New York. Currently, they pastor the Nazarene Church of Barrio Aeroparque in their native Mendoza.
In this ordination event, the Lord greatly blessed the audience with His Word, and they experienced moments of consecration at the altar.
Source: Pbro. Raul Mariano Garay, Superintendent, Cuyo District.
Translator: Janet Reinhart.