The Pope received in audience this morning, 22 October, in the Vatican those Passionists who were participating the General Chapter. Francis encouraged them to be ministers of reconciliation, because the Church needs ministers who “listen without condemnation and accept with mercy”, and to face new challenges such as migrations, secularism
Today, the 13th day of the 47th General Chapter of the Congregation of the Passion and the Vigil of the Solemnity of St. Paul of the Cross, the following six religious were elected General Consultors; they comprise the General Council of the Superior General, Fr. Joachim Rego:  Fr. Ciro
Today the 47th General Chapter of the Congregation of the Passion of Jesus Christ has re-elected Father Joachim Rego CP as Superior General. Father Joachim was born in Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar on 16 August, 1954. He was professed on 17 January, 1976 and ordained to the priesthood on 28 November
Deacons Nelson Galit, Celso Macas, Elmer Malaran and Leonardo Carlos Sanchez (PASS) On 15 October 2018, at the Holy Cross Spiritual Center (Calumpang, Philippines) the following religious were ordained deacons: Nelson Galit, Celso Macas, Elmer Malaran and Leonardo Carlos Sanchez (PASS).
On 29 September 2018, in the chapel of “Jesus of Nazareth” (Caracas, Venezuela) Carlos Bracho professed Perpetual Vows. On the same day, Yamid Gómez De la Hoz professed Perpetual Vows in the San Gabriel Student Residence (Cajicá, Colombia).