Manila – On August 12th, the Servants of Charity in the Philippines opened a new house of formation, named Venerable Aurelio Bacciarini Theologate after the first successor of St. Louis Guanella. The rite of blessing began at three o’clock in the afternoon by Rev. Fr. Noel Azupardo, the Vicar for the Clergy of the Diocese of Novaliches. Several friends from other religious communities joined in the celebration. Following the blessing, simple snacks were served during the time of fellowship.
This small community is composed of five confreres; Fr. Battista Omodei (Italy), and Brothers Alfie Matulac (Bacolod), Arun David (India), Erwin Azurin(Bicol), and Christian Magdaong (Bicol).
The complete address is:
Venerable Aurelio Bacciarini Theologate
#20 Diamond St., UP Professors Subdivision,
Culiat, Tandang Sora, Quezon City 1116