Provincia San Matteo (Filippina)

Visit to South Korea

Courtesy visit to Archbishop Simon Ok Hyun Jin of Gwangju.
Eucharistic celebration in the Missionary Station of Gwangju.
Meeting with Fr. Michael Hoang of the Gwangju Archdiocesan Migrant Support Ministry.
At the Sanctuary of the Martyrs of Korea at the Martyrs' Hill in Seoul.
At the crypt of the Sanctuary where several Martyrs of Korea are buried and venerated.
At the cathedral of Seoul.

(Dec. 10-15) Fr. Jose Maria Ezpeleta and Fr. Brizio Greco proceeded to South Korea after their stay at St. Thomas Quasi Province in India to participate in the General Assembly of the Circumscription and other training programs for the confreres. They spent two days in the Mission Station of Seoul. Then, they went to Gwangju to visit the confreres in the Missionary Station there. It was an occasion to verify the present status of the Missionary Station in Gwangju, which opened just a few months before the pandemic, as well as to verify together the perspectives of our apostolate.

Day 2 | Seminar on Understanding Motivations

16.12.2022 - The seminarians of the Father Hannibal Formation Center (FHFC) had their 2nd of a series of seminars today. This time, topic was on Understanding Motivations. It was conducted by Fr. Aljohn Provido, RCJ. He guided the seminarians to understand how motivations affect one’s decision to pursue his vocation, persevere in it as well as grow during his formation. He emphasized that motivations make us focus on our dream by setting our goals and staying positive.

Gear ↑2 LEAD: Leading Erudites for Academic Discipline

“Gear ↑2 LEAD: Leading Erudites for Academic Discipline” – SSG Chronicles Part 2

The 2022 RCP Academic Week Celebration – November 21-25, 2022


November 23, 2022

Written by: Fatima Beatriz C. Ranolo, SSG Secretary

On the third day of the Academic Week last November 23, 2022, the RCP community was transported to the world of Greek mythology as they witnessed the Cosplay Parade with Dance Drama Competition of both the Junior High School and Senior High School Department.


Fr. Matteo Sanavio, RCJ, the Pontifical Commissioner, Fr. Savino Castiglione, the former General Superior of the Little Mission for the Deaf, Fr. Orville Cajigal, RCJ, the Provincial Superior of St. Matthew Province, together with the community of St. Hannibal Formation Center – Cebu, led by Fr. Dante Quidayan, RCJ,  had an audience with the Archbishop of Cebu, Most Rev. Jose Palma, D.D. this morning, December 8, 2022, Feast of the Immaculate Conception, at the Archbishop Palace in Jakosalem St.

Perpetual Profession of Ms. Ma. Cecilia De Castro (Missionary of the Rogate)

8.12.2022 - In the Holy Mass in honor of the Immaculate Conception, which was presided over by Fr. Orville Cajigal, RCJ, the Provincial Superior of the St. Matthew Province, Ms. Ma. Cecilia De Castro, the sole member of the Missionaries of the Rogate in the Philippines, made the perpetual profession of her Vows, on December 8, 2022, at the chapel of the Fr. Hannibal Formation Center. Upon delegation from Ms. Filomena Amato, the Responsible of the Missionaries of the Rogate, Fr. Cajigal received her Vows. Fr.

Father Di Francia Center of Studies

La Comunità del Centro Studi Fr. Di Francia ha celebrato la Veglia Solenne in Onore della Vergine Immacolata presieduta da Padre Herman Abcede, RCJ, il Superiore.

La Vergine Immacolata è oggetto di devozione per la Rogazionista del Cuore di Gesù, e commemorare la sua festa è da tempo una parte significativa della tradizione. La veglia di preghiera tenuta per commemorare il rinnovo della dedica alla Sacra Schiavitù dell'Amore, che il Padre Fondatore sosteneva fervidamente come chiave della santità, ha completato la solennità della Vergine Immacolata.

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December 7,2022 Sideia Mission Center, PNG celebrates the 26th Graduation Ceremony of the grade 8 students of St. Mary's Primary School.

December 7,2022. The St. Anthony Boarding Boys had the simple celebration as they finished the school year 2022. Four of our boarding boys graduated. Together with their parents we had our simple dinner.