From April 25-27, Fr. Herbie attended the General Assembly of the St. Anthony's Province in Morlupo, Rome. The assemby convened in the afternoon of April 25 where a solemn mass was celebrated and followed by dinner. Confreres from other houses started to come and there was a lively atmosphere greeting each other and exchanging pleasantries.
The following day begun with a solemn lauds then the holy mass. Right after was the breafast and after some time the assembly convened at the auditorium to start the evaluation. Fr. Eros Borile, the Provincial Superior greeted everyone and then started his speech on the current situation of the province. Some verifications and clarifications from the previous Provincial chapter were tackled and concerned communities were given a time to report. The Second day of the assembly was dedicated for the revision and approval of the directory of the province. Later in the afternoon, the assembly was divided according to sectors to discuss the provisions of the directory then the assembly again convened and begun their evaluation. The last day of the assembly was dedicated to finalize the directory and few announcements were made. After the solemn mass at noon, lunch was served and then gradually the assembly dismissed and each one returned to their communities.