EASTERN ORDER OF SAINT BASIL
The EASTERN ORDER OF SAINT BASIL ( EOSB ) is a community of Missionary Priests of the Holy Eastern Catholic Church located at the Our Lady of Fatima Missions, Pinagkaloob, Toclong, Kawit, Cavite, Philippines who have committed themselves in the service of the needy and the less fortunate under the inspiration of our Blessed Mother and Saint Basil the Great- Bishop and Doctor of the Church of the East ( Eastern Catholic Church ) and of the West ( Roman Catholic Church ) . EOSB community is under the protectorship of its very humble and compassionate bishop, His Excellency Bp. Ericson I. Santos, D.D.. Presently it is now under the care of its first-ever, charming and equally compassionate Superior General, the Right Rev. Edwin Escleto,EOSB... Assisting the Superior General in its endeavors are: Rev. Fr. Jaime Divina, EOSB, Rev. Fr. Ronnie De Paz, EOSB, Rev. Fr. Joy Portillo, EOSB, Rev. Fr. Chris Nombres, EOSB, and Rev. Fr. Ferdinand S. Mendez, EOSB.
As a Religious Community, EOSB brother priests commit themselves into living together and helping each other live out the vows of Poverty, Chastity, and Obedience with a special devotion to the Blessed Mother. It envisions a community of believers, journeying together to the Father, always invoking the guidance of the Holy Spirit, with Jesus as the center of living, through the intercessions of our Blessed Mother.
Founded by Rev. Fr. Ferdinand S. Mendez, EOSB, the Our Lady of Fatima Missions in Pinagkaloob Kawit Cavite, is one of its main apostolates which centers on evangelization and education . Giving the community a sense of belongingness and uplifting their morale even in their difficult situations, assures them of a family atmosphere that truly cares. A family in diversity, a community in the service of God, always yearning to be with Him through our devotion to Our Lady of Fatima and Saint Basil.
Dios te haga santo!!!
Council of Elders
The Council of Elders of the Our Lady of Fatima Missions in Pinagkaloob, Toclong, Kawit, Cavite, are the servant -leaders who act as advisers to the Missionary Director and its brother priests, help enact / promulgate / execute laws or rules and regulations and programs set by and for the community. They are the vital contributors to the success of any activity and therefore the unsung heroes of our missions.