On Saturday, 27 May, in the Cathedral of “Maria Ss.ma Achiropita”, Rossano Calabro (CS), Italy, Fr. Antonio Parrino was ordained to the priesthood by the imposition of hands of the Archbishop of Rossano-Cariati, Mons. Giuseppe Satriano.
The Congress of the THOM Vice Province (India) took place from 15 to 20 May 2017 at in the Passionist Jyotir Bhavan, Carmelaram, Bangalore. During the Congress the following religious were elected: Fr. Paul Cherukoduth, Vice Provincial, Fr. Wilson Victor (3rd Consultor), Fr. Xavier Valiaparambil (1st Consultor), Fr. Antony Xavier
On 16 May 2017, in the Parish of St. Gemma, Medellin, Colombia, four religious of the SCOR Province of Spain-Latin America professed Perpetual Vows- José Luis Cueva Escalante (Peru), Omar Roberto Acevedo Higinio (Peru), Miguel Maquera Chambi (Bolivia) and Jonhatan Peña Gaviria (Colombia).
From 8-12 May 2017, the religious of the PASS Province of the Philippines met for their Fifth Provincial Chapter. During the Chapter, the following religious were elected to positions of Provincial leadership: Fr. Edwin Flor (Provincial Superior), Fr. Louie Fuentespina (1st Consultor), Fr. Wilfredo Estraza (2nd Consultor), Fr. Orven Gonzaga
On 6 May 2017, Fr. Paul Cherukoduth, Secretary General, informed the Congregation that in accordance with our Constitutions # 138, the Superior General with the consent of his Council has appointed V. Rev. Fr. Paolo Aureli (REPAC) as the new Secretary General for Solidarity and the Missions. Fr. Paolo Aureli
In early April 2017 the Provincials and representatives of the six Provinces that comprise the CCH Configuration of Northern Europe (IOS, PATR, SPE, ASSUM and VULN), including the PASS Province mission in Sweden, met in Warsaw, Poland. There were reports from each of the Provinces concerning their current situation. Among
On 01 May 2017, Marcel Alcelante Alexandre de Sousa (CALV) professed Final Vows in the hands of the Provincial Superior, Fr. Amilton Manoel Da Silva, in the parish church of St. Therese of Lisieux (Guaraituba, Brazil).
Fr. Vito Mastrantonio (MAPRAES) of the Passionist retreat of Paliano (Italy) Born: 28 November 1937 (San Vito Romano, Italia) Profession: 29 September 1954 Ordination: 25 February 1962 Death: 2 May 2017 Requiescat in pace