SILANG CAVITE, MARCH 23, 2013— Fourteen (14) Pauline aspirants, twelve from the regular College Program and two from the Adult Vocation Program marched at the SPSF 47th Commencement  Exercises, receiving degrees in Philosophy and Mass Communication and Adult Education Program Certificates. They are: Sems. Henrol C. Cabanag, Edward Anthony A. Cometa, Darren Louie G. Estomo, Lord Emmanuel C. Gelasque, Raemman M. Lagrada, Eliod R. Legaspi, Jr., Regin Nico D. Quintos, Michael L. Recinto, Reycard S. Tomulto, Ian Lucky O. Sumbilla (Cum Laude), Ren Vincent D. Villanueva, Armando D. Vizcarra, Jr., Buen Andrew D. Cruz and Mark Lawrence F. Fabregas.

They were also joined by two graduates from Mission Society of the Philippines, namely, Sems. Jesse N. Gelaga and Bruce Earl C. Medina.

The Graduation Rite was preceded by a Baccalaureate Mass at the Saint Paul Chapel with the Provincial Superior Fr. Jose Aripio, SSP as presider and Fr. David O. Reyes, Jr. an alumnus of and presently a faculty member at the seminary, as homilist.

The Commencement Exercises later took place at the Tanghalang Timoteo Giaccardo with Bro. Bernard F. Cañaberal, program host of Veritas 846 as the Guest Speaker. Within the program, awards for theses in Mass Communications and in Philosophy were also given. The seminarians also prepared musical numbers, to the delight of the guests.

The event was concluded with a sumptous lunch served at the seminary gymnasium.