SEEDBED OF VOCATIONS
Formation in the religious life is conducted in appropriate centers and in the following obligatory stages: postulancy, novitiate, and the period of
temporary profession up to perpetual profession. The Congregation also contemplates complementary stages, such as aspirancy and a period of internship.
Art. 94 OSJ Constitutions
17th General Chapter (2018) Edition
In the First Rules of the Congregation, the
Oblates are reminded that this venerable family
has "for its purpose the sanctification of the
members". Thus for this reason,
the Province considers the formation of both
aspirants and of those who have already
professed their vows of utmost significance.
Art. 100, Provincial Directory (2021)
OSJ St. Joseph Province-Philippines