Rev. Fr. Jonas M. Mejares, OSA was elected as the new provincial counselor of the Augustinian Province of Santo Niño de Cebu – Philippines. Prior General Alejandro Moral Anton, OSA confirmed his election on November 5, 2021.
Fr. Mejares replaces Fr. Aladdin Luzon, OSA, who resigned from the position after being appointed as the Order’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations.
He joins with other 5 counselors of the Province, who have the duty of assisting the prior provincial in the governance of the province by their prudent advice and energetic work. Together with the prior provincial they constitute the council of the province
Fr. Mejares is currently assigned at the University of San Agustin – Iloilo as prior of the community.