Zamboanga City, Philippines. Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) representatives from the four-member organisms of ASCLA East arrived this evening at Zamboanga for the ASCLA East JPIC Encounter scheduled today until August 20, 2012. The group coming from Manila visited and helped in the relief operations to the victims of the recent flood in Montalban, Rizal in the morning and proceeded to Zamboanga City by plane in the late afternoon. The sessions will commence formally tomorrow at eight in the morning at the Claretian House in Zamboanga City.
Participants for this encounter are: the Provincial Superior of the Philippines: Fr. Leo Dalmao, CMF; JPIC ASCLA East Regional Coordinator and Prefect of Apostolate of the Philippines: Fr. Eduardo Apungan, CMF; the JPIC Comission Head of the Philippine Province: Fr. Larry Mirranda, CMF; representative from Indonesia – East Timor Delegation: Fr. Marselinus Bedin, CMF; representative from East Asia Delegation: Fr. Jojo Peter Ancheril, CMF; from the Delegation of Korea: Fr. Jose Peediyeparambil Chandy, CMF; and the resource person for the encounter: Fr. Angel Calvo, CMF.