August 2009. The Institute of the Incarnate Word established the Houses of Formation in Lipa City, Philippines for Asian Vocations. They began with a small rented house in a suburb but succeeding years saw an increasing number of vocations. The house became to small to house these vocations coming from various Asian countries. In the year 2011, the Institute acquired a land in a tranquil rural baranggay. On August 2013, the construction to house the future missionary priests began.
Last March 2014, the Archbishop of Lipa, Most. Rev. Ramón C. Argüelles, DD blessed the first building, the priests’ dormitory. The priest-formators and the seminarians have moved in to the new compound, but the project is not yet completed.