Category Archives: Vocations


By Philip Portillo Seminars, here and there. . . Ever since the Postulancy program began, seminars on Journal Writing, on the Dynamics of Community Life, P.I.P.E.S. (Personal Integration Process Encounter Seminar) 1 & 2, Human Sexuality, Genogram and Celibacy assisted


By Jon Rey Ismael Batayola New Challenges, New Opportunities May 07, 2014- this marks the start of the new formation program of the Redemptorist Province of Cebu, the Post-Graduate Aspirancy Program (PGAP). The program aims at helping graduates of the


By Hilario Idulsa, Jr. This year, the province of Cebu has seven postulants. Three came from Gerard Majella Aspirancy House (GMAH) and the remaining four of us are from Saint Alphonsus Collegiate Formation House (SACFH). The three young professionals, are,

Korea Region/ Lipa Novitiate

By Fr. Willy Jesena, C.Ss.R. Department Stores Outreach Four confreres in Seoul have a weekly  Masses with the sales persons in two Supermarkets. This is a program organized by the Archdiocese of Seoul to help these persons participate in Sunday

Provincial Vocations Office

by Fr. Sonny Umbac, C.Ss.R. Formation Year (FY) 2013-2014 banishes swiftly like thin air. A few months ago, the vocation teams were like bees buzzing around for school campaigns, week-end search-ins, discernment reflections, retreats, and vocation workshops. We can now

The Redemptorists of Tacloban City

by Malou Guanzon Apalisok (CEBU DAILY NEWS, 24 Nov 2013, 6:27pm) Close relatives and friends of Fr. Edwin Bacaltos are happy to know that the head priest of Our Mother of Perpetual Help parish in Tacloban City is in Cebu