BAGUIO CITY–The RAY of the Philippines held its annual assembly in Baguio City. Prayer and formation of the youth were be the main topics of these days.
From Monday to Friday, January 24, the youth of the Recollect Augustinian Youth (RAY) in the Philippines celebrated their 13th National Summit. The assembly has gathered 197 young people from different parts of the Philippines at Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary in Baguio City.
For five days, the members of the RAY had the opportunity to share their faith with other young people from different places. During this week they have spent times of prayer and formation on various topics such as discernment and vocation or Augustinian Recollect identity. They also listened to first hand testimonies of other young people and religious. In the national assembly, the national leaders of the youth movement were also elected.
The meeting of the Recollect Augustinian Youth in the Philippines was also part of the commemorative events for the 25th anniversary of the creation of the RAY. Young Filipinos have a special memory on this anniversary.