31 May 2010 – Lingayen, Pangasinan. In a solemn celebration, Rev. Estephen Mark Rayos Espinoza was ordained to the Sacred Order of the Priesthood by his Excellency Socrates B. Villegas, DD, the Archbishop of Lingayen-Dagupan at the church of the Epiphany of Our Lord Parish, Lingayen, Pangasinan.
Fr. Estephen is the first priest ordained by Msgsr. Socrates B. Villegas, DD as Archbishop of Lingayen-Dagupan. He was assigned in the Parish of St. Fabian, Pope and Martyr, for about a year, first as a seminarian, and as a Deacon upon his ordination to the Diaconate.
Fr. Espinoza is presently assigned as a Parochial Vicar in the Parish of St. Ildephonse, Malasiqui, Pangasinan.