The Spiritans are in The Philippines since December 1997.
Philippines is a a Spiritan Group, and is part of the Union of Circumscriptions East Asia (UCAO).
|Most northern:||MANILA-QUEZON (Theologate)||Most southern:||PAGADIAN|
|Most eastern:||LEYTE||Most western:||MANILA-QUEZON (Theologate)|
|PHL-2||CEBU||Block 3 Lot 25
Deca Homes I, Agus Brgn - Lapulapu City
|PHL-3||LEYTE||St James Catholic Mission Station
Poblacion Padre Burgos - P.O.Box 255
MAASIN, Southern Leyte
|PHL-4||MANILA-QUEZON (Theologate)||Holy Spirit Formation Community
62, C Salvador Street - Loyola Heights
QUEZON City, Manila
|PHL-5||PAGADIAN||San Jose Parish
Midsalip, S.D.S. - P.O.Box 1400
PAGADIAN City, Zamboanga del Sur
|1997||The 8 members of these two new groups meet in Rome and go to Assisi for a few days reflection with Fr. Bernard Kelly, the 1st Assistant. (Philippines/Taiwan 1997-12-09)|
|1997||The first member of the new team, Sean O'Leary, arrives in Taiwan. On the same day, the Philippines group arrives in Manilla: Brain McLaughlin, Haroldo Alves, Martin Okafor-Ilozue and Daniel Sormani. (Philippines/Taiwan 1997-12-12)|
On 12 December 1977, feastday of Our Lady of Guadeloupe, Patroness of the Philippines, four Spiritans from four different continents, landed in this country. They based themselves in Iligan, in northern Mindanao. There, they began their ministry, in a region where the local Church most needed them.
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