The meeting of the Council of ARCER (Association of Rectors of Ecclesiastical Colleges of Rome) took place on 14 October. After the meeting, the Rectors prayed Ora Media with the monks and had lunch in the refectory. The members of the Council are: Don Alfredo Patricio – Pontifical Portuguese College, Don Victor Ulises Vazquez Moreno – Pontifical Mexican College, Don Philip Whitmore – Venerable English College, Rev. P. Gregory Ramon D. Gaston, STD – Pontifical Philippine College, Don Vincent Siret – Pontifical French Seminary, Don Jaroslov Kaufmann – Pontifical Canadian College, Don Javier Canosa – Sedes Sapientiae International Ecclesiastical College, Msgr.Vincenzo Viva – Pontifical Urban College, Don Dirk Smet – Belgian Pontifical College and the Prior of Sant’Ansemo Rev. P Mauritius Wilde OSB – International College for Benedictines Sant’Anselmo.

ARCER represents 135 Ecclesiastical Colleges in Rome.