Quezon City. The 14th Provincial Chapter of the Philippine pProvince concluded today at 11:30 in the morning of the 27th of February 2016. In the morning the chapter members deliberated on the capitular document and moved for its approval. The members also expressed how they can be ambassadors of the document to the different communities they belong. The chapter concluded with a Eucharistic celebration presided by the new Provincial council. The members now depart with jubilation in the dawn of this new triennium.
Quezon City. On the 4th day of the 14th provincial chapter of the Philippine province the small groups who discussed the capitular document presented their comments and questions. All the sections of the document from the identity and vision, mission, spirituality, community, governance, formation to economy were presented.
At the end of the discussion on the area of Formation, the chapter president asked the vocation ministry to present before the chapter hall its proposal to discern on the young professionals. It was followed by the discussion and deliberation on the areas on Governance and Economy based on the Capitular document. The plenary ended on the discussion on Juridical matters and Canonical issues concerning the Province.
In gratitude to the Lord, the plenary of the day was culminated through a Holy Mass presided by the Capitulars from Mayumi, Curia, ICLA and Melbourne communities
Quezon City. On morning of the third day of the 14th Provincial chapter of the Philippine province the members elected the Provincial Superior and four other consultors in view of prefectures. The members of the council are: Fr. Eduardo Apungan CMF – Provincial Superior, Fr. Dennis Tamayo CMF – Prefect of Economy, Fr. Anthony Carreon – Prefect of Formation, Fr. Efren Limpo CMF – Prefect of Spirituality and Fr. Angelito Angla CMF – Prefect of Apostolate. After the election of the Provincial Superior, the members of the chapter proceeded to the chapel for a thanksgiving pray and for the profession of the father superior. In the afternoon the chapter members tackled the pre capitular document and was organized in small groups to discuss the different articles in the document. This will then be reported on the fourth day of the chapter. A dinner celebration was prepared which was attended by the...
Quezon City. On the morning of Thursday, February 25, 2016, the chapter members elected the following as the new provincial council: Fr. Efren Limpo CMF (Prefect of Spirituality), Fr. Anthony Carreon CMF (Prefect of Formation), Fr. Eduardo Apungan CMF (Provincial Superior), Fr. Dennis Tamayo CMF (Prefect of Economy), and Fr. Angelito Ancla CMF (Prefect of Apostoalate).
On the second day of the 14th provincial chapter of the Philippine Province, the members moved to the small group discussion on governance and economy reports. Then the groups returned to the plenary for the reporting. A motion was raised by the chapter and was approved to postpone the sondeo in the morning to allow the members to discern the kind of leadership needed in the succeeding years responding to the call of the mission.
The first half of the afternoon session was spent on the response from the Provincial Council for the comments and clarifications of the reports presented, which was followed by an open discussion and evaluation on pertinent issues. Such questions/issues addressed by the Council members and later on clarified before the Chapter members for further deliberation. It was indeed an intense and yet a fruitful discussion and exchange of ideas. This was...