Sister Regina was elected as Province Leader of the Philippines during the Province Chapter which was held in Maryridge, Tagaytay, from 14 - 23 March 2014.
Regina made her perpetual profession on 31 May 1998.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and a Licentiate degree in Social Sciences with specialization in Social Communications.
Her ministry experiences include work in the fields of education and residential care. She has served in vocation ministry, and has facilitated retreats for sisters and mission partners. From 2003 to 2009 she was the Congregational Communications Coordinator in Rome.
From 2014, she led the sisters in Philippines through a process of discernment, reflection and discussion, linked with a similar process taking place in the Sector of Japan. The outcome resulted in the Sector of Japan and the Philippines Province officially becoming one, known as the Province of Philippines/Japan. This took place on 24 April 2017, Feastday of St Mary Euphrasia.
2021 is an important year for Christians in the Philippines, marking 500 years since the arrival of Christianity. There was Good Shepherd participation in a recent Conference to prepare for the 500 year celebrations
Senior students from St Bridget's School, Quezon City enjoyed 2 days camping and awareness raising experiences at Good Shepherd Farm, Sariaya concluding with a Cosmic Walk around the Farm
Link Persons on Women, Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation for the Province of Philippines-Japan participated in a one day discussion meeting to address structural roots of poverty and injustice
Brother Jerson Hiponia lived with the sisters in Baguio during a period of community and ministry experience at Mountain Maid Training Center, from June 15 to July 15. He shares his reflections....
To mark Laudato Si Week (June 11-17) and Philippine Arbor Day (June 25), a significant event was held at Good Shepherd Baguio which included a reflective Ritual and Planting of seedlings and trees
Twenty six people from seventeen different faith-based organizations in Metro Manila participated in a two-day workshop organized by St Mary Euphrasia Integrated Development Foundation (SMEIDFI)
After almost 50 years of working among people who live in poverty in rural areas and doing mission work, members of the Rural Missionaries of the Philippines now find themselves under government scrutiny
Sessions are being held in the Philippines-Japan Province to ensure effectiveness and sustainability of mission and better delivery of services
Province Link Persons held their Annual Meeting for updating and planning to synchronize province efforts to address issues related to Women, Justice Peace and Integrity of Creation
To mark the conclusion of the Season of Creation, the Ministry Team, Local Communities, sisters in initial formation and students held a Cosmic Walk around the Good Shepherd convent in Quezon City
The nine Province Leaders of Asia Pacific met in Ipoh, Malaysia for their annual meeting, joined by two sisters from the Congregational Leadership Team
In organizing a session, workshop or meeting, who do you look for to facilitate the event? This article may give you some good ideas....
Celebration of Earth Day at the Farm of the Good Shepherd, Sariaya included a Ritual, an Eco Walk, planting of seedlings and invitation to make a personal commitment to help preserve the Earth
Sister Maria Juanita 'Nenet' Dano leads a team of lay Mission Partners working to support and advocate for families of the victims of the government's anti-drug war
Good Shepherd justice activities are coordinated through their organization Women, Justice, Peace & Integrity of Creation (WJPIC). In this story Sr Nenet Dano describes some recent involvements
Good Shepherd Sisters from South West India, CE India/Nepal and Philippines attended this session highlighting sexual exploitation of marginalised women and girls
Journeying with a parish community on Victory Island since the Typhoon, the Philippine Province contributes significantly to a successful Desalination Project
Sisters and lay Mission Partners in the Philippines celebrate special feasts of Mary throughout the year by contributing to a Feeding Program for urban poor children
In the Philippines, Overseas Workers make a significant contribution to economic strength and wellbeing of families. Sisters of the Good Shepherd run programs which help to safeguard their rights
In Baguio City, Philippines a new environmental initiative transforms tons of vegetable and fruit waste material every week into organic fertilizer
A long established Good Shepherd social enterprise in Baguio City aims to empower young people to break the cycle of poverty through education - and it produces a famous and highly sought jam
Comprehensive overview from the GSAPP team - how Good Shepherd Partnership for Mission is developing in this region
Ruhama Center for girls and women in Quezon City, Manila continues the work of the late Sister Mary Soledad Perpiñan
Good Shepherd Sisters offer a caring and therapeutic environment for women and children working in the sex industry and at risk of trafficking