Quezon City, Philippines. On the third day of the XV Provincial Chapter of the Philippines, January 16, 2019, Fr. Elias Ayuban, Jr., CMF, was elected Provincial Superior of the Claretian Province of the Philippines. Fr. Elias, 51 years of age, is currently a member of the General House Istituto Giuridico Clarettiano in Rome, Italy and working at the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life (CICLSAL). He is also a doctor of Canon Law and professor in Claretianum in Rome.