2022 Local Superiors’ Meeting

The PTH Province local superiors once again gathered face to face for their annual meeting and recreation together with the Provincial Government Team last May 23 to 27, 2022 at the Don Bosco Retreat House in Batulao, Batangas.

Presided by Sr. M. Anthony Basa, Provincial Superior, the meeting was attended by the following community animators coming different parts of the Philippines:

                 Sr. M. Lourdes Eublera: Divine Master Convent – Cebu

                Sr. M. Gracia Mag-uyon: Divine Master Convent – Davao

                Sr. M. Aida Malonzo: Divine Master Convent - Antipolo  

                Sr. M. De la Paz Masaquel: PDDM Apostolic Center - Manila

                Sr. M. John Paul Canlas: Jesus Master Community – Iligan

                Sr. M. Irene Cuadra: Giaccardo Community – Laoag

                Sr. M. Jeanelyn Peñaredondo: Madre Scolastica Community – Dagupan

                Sr. Maria Luz Cabahug: Madre Lucia Ricci Community – Pampanga

Sr. M. Criselda Lagnason (Divine Master Convent in Taipei, Taiwan), Sr. M. Lawrence Consulta (St. Joseph House – Taiwan) and Sr. M. Regina Lito (Jesus Master Community – Hong Kong) also participated in the meeting online via FB messenger.

Sr. M. Anthony was also accompanied by her provincial council—Sr. M. Magdalene Magallanes, Sr. M. Bernadette Matinez, Sr. Maria Luz Cabahug and Sr. Maria Janice Golez, and Sr. M. Angie Rhona Alvarez, the Provincial Bursar.

 The meeting featured the reports of the local superiors who presented the realities and contexts of the PDDM presence and mission in their respective localities. Sr. M. Anthony Basa also gave her report about the whole Philippine-Taiwan-Hong Kong Province while Sr. M. Magdalene Magallanes discussed with the local superiors concerns on administration.

Prior to the meeting, the local superiors also had their formative sessions with Fr. Rene Lagaya, SDB and Retreat with Fr. Jojie Padilla, OP. They were ushered to reflect on Midlife and Aging Journey and Following the footsteps of Jesus like the Women of the Gospels as themes.

The meeting culminated with a recreation at the Don Bosco Beach House in Lian, Batangas.