LECTIO DIVINA: Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God

Translated by Fray Hubert Dunstan Decena, OAR LK. 2:16-21 A. Invocation of the Holy Spirit We invoke the Holy Spirit using the words of St. Augustine. Come, Holy Spirit, by whom every devout soul, who believes in Christ, is sanctified to become a citizen of the City of God! (en. Ps. 45:8) Come, Holy Spirit, … Read more

Recoletos and Recoletas celebrate together Christ’s birthday

MANILA—As the whole Christian world celebrated the birthday of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Augustinian Recollect religious, priests, sisters, and formands were gathered at St. Rita College, Manila for the annual OAR-AR Christmas Gathering. The Congregation of the Augustinian Recollect Sisters, headed by their Superior General, Mo. Lucena Antipala, AR, hosted this yearly assembly of … Read more

USJ-R SHS champs at Music and Motion Competition

CEBU CITY—USJR SHS’ strongest pride, Baby Jaguars, roar loud during the Music and Motion competition last December 22, 2018, held in Cebu Institute of Technology – University (CIT-U) Gymnasium. Baby Jaguars kept the fire burning while grabbing gold among the other dance crews. Saint Theresa’s College ranked 2nd, while Basak National Science High School got … Read more

LECTIO DIVINA: NATIVITY OF OUR LORD, December 25, 2018

Translated by Fray Hubert Dunstan Decena, OAR Jn. 1:1-18. A. Invoking the Holy Spirit We invoke the Holy Spirit using the words of St. Augustine.          Come, Holy Spirit, by whom every devout soul, who believe in Christ, is sanctified to become a citizen of the City of God! (en. Ps. 45:8) Come, Holy Spirit, … Read more

Cebu Archdiocese hosts 1st Social Media Summit

CEBU CITY—The Commission on Social Communications of the Archdiocese of Cebu organized the 1st Social Media Summit last December 15, 2018. It was participated by different organizations and parishioners, particularly by members of the Committee on Social Communications of the parishes in Cebu and other religious congregations. Three Augustinian Recollect friars, namely, Frays Virgilio Calalang, … Read more

LECTIO DIVINA 4th Sunday of Advent C

Translated by Fray Hubert Dunstan Decena, OAR Lk. 1:39-4 A. Invoking the Holy Spirit We invoke the Holy Spirit using the words of St. Augustine.          Come, Holy Spirit, by whom every devout soul, who believe in Christ, is sanctified to become a citizen of the City of God! (en. Ps 45:8) Come, HolySpirit, grant … Read more