Calbayog City: The Calabrian family in the Philippines celebrated the 25th Founding Anniversary of Nazareth Formation House with the theme “Forming Priests and Brothers in the Spirit of St. John Calabria.” Together with this celebration was the diaconate ordination of Rev. Isagani Autentico, Rev. Mark Jonnel Magos, Rev. Raymond Balaod, Rev. Nelson Raz and Rev. Caster Von Calipes at Sts. Peter and Paul Cathedral, Diocese of Calbayog. The ordaining prelate was Most Rev. Isabelo C. Abarquez, DD, Bishop of Calbayog. The said celebration was participated by members of the Calabrian communities in the Philippines and by other visitors most especially, Mother Lucia Bressan, PSDP, Mother Superior of the PSDP Sisters.
After the liturgical celebration, all proceeded to Nazareth Formation House for a sumptuous lunch and a program which featured various presentations from NFH aspirants and other guests and visitors.