On 15 January 2018, in the novitiate of the SCOR Province (Spain and Latin America) in Daimiel, Spain, seven novices professed First Vows in the hands of the Provincial Superior, Fr. José María Sáez Martín: Orlando Mirón Olmos, Mariano Homero Ferrer Martínez, Jorge David Martnez Sánchez, Jorge Matamoros Flores, Alexi
Fr. Timothy O’Toole (SPIR) of the Passionist community of Marrickville (Australia) Born: 29 September 1956 Profession: 20 January 1979 Ordination: 03 December 1983 Death: 22 December 2017 Requiescat in pace
Fr. Javier Antonio Solís Basilio (REG) On 10 December 2017, in the Passionist parish of the Immaculate Conception, Mexico City, Fr. Javier Antonio Solís Basilio was ordained by the imposition of hands of the Auxiliary Bishop of Mexico City, Crispín Ojeda Márquez.
On 8 December 2017, the Provincial Superior of the MAPRÆS Province, Fr. Luigi Vaninetti, consigned to the Superior General, Fr. Joachim Rego, the historic painting of the Christ Child asleep on the Cross (oil painting on canvas, 54 x 41.4 cm.). St. Paul of the Cross had this painting for