Bicol Bishops gathered in Virac Catanduanes last March 13, 2018, for the first meeting in the year 2018 to discuss plans and issues in Bicol Church. Archbishop Tirona presided over the meeting where plans on the 3rd Bicol Priests Congress and the status and plans for Metropolitan Judicial Tribunal were discussed.
The Bicol Bishops are (from left to right in photo) Bishop Joel Baylon of Legazpi, Archbishop Rolando Tria Tirona of Caceres, Bishop Manolo de los Santos of Virac, Bishop Jose Rojas of Libmanan, Fr. Ronald Anthony Timoner, administrator of Daet, and Bishop Jose Bantolo of Masbate.
Bishop Manolo de los Santos hosted the meeting at Armena Resort in Virac.