21 December 2015 –  1st Launching of PACRE and it Constitution and Bylaws

were ratified by its members on December 21, 2015 at the St. John Mary Vianney Hall, San Sebastian Cathedral Rectory with its officers inducted into office by Most Rev. Vicente M. Navarra, D.D. Bishop of Bacolod. The elected members of the Executive Board to serve FY 2016-2016 were:  Dennis V. Madrigal, PhD (President), Amelia P. Amahit (Vice- President), Carmel Antonette Mesias (Secretary), Ophelia B. Caytiles (Treasurer), Ma. Rosenni Barzo (Auditor), Jose Isagani L. Flores, PhD (Public Relations Officer), and Fr. Deogracias Aurelio V. Camon, PhD, Marvin Razo, Rosabella P. Erillo, Marlene V. Gelotin, Joel C. Tambuson, and Ma. Armi A. Villanueva (Board of Directors).

12 September 2015 – After the culmination program of the 1st Lecture Series on

“Sacred Scriptures Alive in the Classroom”,

the participants unanimously decided to organize an association which will unify and assist them in their professional and spiritual needs. Facilitated by Fr. Hubert Javellana, Dr. Ma. Mercedes Joson, and Fr. Deogracias Aurelio V. Camon, PhD the Ad Hoc Committee was created and mandated to prepare the proposed Constitution and Bylaws for ratification and for the official launching of the association. Dr. Dennis Madrigal chaired the committee.