Council Members of the Company of St. Dominic Takes Oath of Office
Before Father Provincial
January 23, 2010
The newly elected Council Members of the Company of St. Dominic took their Oath of Office before Very Rev. Fr. Quirico T. Pedregosa, Jr., O.P. during the Votive Mass in Honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Bahay Dominiko, Biak-na-Bato, Quezon City. Sr. Meriam Litor, O.P., formatress of the CSD from the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of Siena witnessed the oath-taking of the new Council Members of the CSD.
The Father Provincial of the Philippine Dominican Province swore into office the Council Members elected last January 10, 2010.
The members of the council will serve for a term of three (3) years. They will also serve as delegates for the First General Chapter of the Company of St. Dominic to be held this coming February 2010. They will elect the first Supreme Moderator of the Company of St. Dominic during the Chapter.
After the Mass and oath taking, the new Council Members of the CSD had a meeting with Father Provincial to discuss various issues, concerns and plans of the secular institute. Father Provincial ended the meeting with a blessing to all the newly inducted Council Members of the Company of St. Dominic.