Fr. Julius Descartin officially turned over the task of the Responsible of the Missionary Station to Fr. Ricardo Caperiña and of Office of the Parish Priest of the St. Francis Xavier Parish in Parang, Bagac, Bataan to and Fr. Ranny Rodriguez on May 16, 2017, in the presence of Fr. Herman Abcede, St. Matthew Province Superior. Fr. Menard Cadeliña, who is also a part of the religious community there, as Assistant Parish Priest and Treasurer, was also present to witness the simple rite. The Rogationists started the first mission in the Philippines in the Parish in Parang, Bagac 40 years ago.
Fr. Descartin has been transferred to a new Missionary Station of the Province in the Bicol Region as the Pastoral Administrator of the the Quasi Parish of the Holy Family in Talobatib, Labo, Camarines Norte. He will be assisted by Deacon Jorem Bellen.