The Congregation rejoices with the Passionists of the Vicariate of “Blessed Dominic of the Mother of God” for the first religious profession of Edilberto Cruz Jr. Having completed the phase of discernment in the postulancy and novitiate lived in the city of Ponta Grossa (Paraná, Brazil). Edilberto professed temporary vows on January 30, 2011 at the Church of “N. Sra. da Boa Viagem “, in the city of Sao Salvador da Bahia. The principal concelebrant at the celebration of Holy Mass was the regional superior, Fr. Pietro Bacchiocchi together with Passionist concelebrants of the Vicariate, together with those other religious institutes. Also present were family, parishioners and friends of young professed from the places in the region.