Among Catholic religious communities (eg. SVD or Divine Word Missionaries) the term, Regency, is used for a period of time that a seminarian leaves his studies to work in the apostolic ministry of the community (eg. teach in a school or seminary).
These seminarians are called “regents.
Incoming Regents with Fr. Mislang, SVD (from left to right, standing: Frt. Sedfrey, Frt. John Elliot, Frt. Sherwin, Frt. John Paul, Frt. Sergio, Frt. Fred; sitting: Frt. Gilbert and Frt. Ronald Rey; Inset: Frt. Reniel)
Finally, the assignments of our dear SVD Regents are already announced this morning, March 28, at 7 in the morning.
Frt. Sherwin Aromin, SVD – Dvine Word Formation Center, Davao City
Frt. Ronald Rey Espartinez, SVD – Holy Name University, Tagbilaran, Bohol
Frt. Reniel Nachimma, SVD – University of San Carlos, Cebu
Frt. Sedfrey William Nebres – St. Jude Catholic School, Manila
Frt. John Paul Marquez, SVD – Christ the King Mission Seminary, Quezon City
Frt. John Elliot Moyo, SVD – Divine Word Formation Center of Urdaneta, Pangasinan
Frt. Sergio Paganao, SVD – JPIC, Cebu
Frt. Gilbert Razon, SVD – Divine Word College of Legazpi
Frt. Fred Siega, SVD – Vicariate of Tabuk, Kalinga
Congratulation to you Bros! God bless!