PANSOL, CALAMBA, LAGUNA—Former Seminarians of the OAR (FoRSOAR) members mostly from Luzon gathered at Villa San Miguel resort in Pansol, Calamba, Laguna last April 30 to May 1, 2016 to discuss matters regarding SARF affiliation.
This gathering is the fourth leg of meetings where those given the task of studying the possibility of affiliating ForSOAR to SARF. This effort was initiated by the Prior Provincial, Fr. Dionisio Selma, OAR, as a response to the manifesto submitted by those who attended the 50th Anniversary of Casiciaco Recoletos as a Formation House in Baguio City.
BACOLOD CITY—A Press Conference on the Centennial of the death of Padre Mauricio Ferrero, OAR, builder of Bacolod, was held at the Conference Room of the Bacolod Bishop’s House last May 16, 2016. Bishop Vicente Navarra, D.D.; Professor Emmanuel Luis Romanillos; Sir Modesto Sa-onoy; Fr. Ireneo Gordoncillo; Dr. Dennis Madrigal; Dr. Annabee Magbanua; Ms. Butch Gerasmo and Christine Mansinares composed the panel during the press con with Bacolod media.