Augustinian Recollect Sisters

Sr. Ingrid Gueriña declares 10th ARSC Congress- Province of St. Augustine open

By Sr. Rhena Sherra Caranzo, AR | September 17, 2019 | 0
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Intramuros, MANILA–The Augustinian Recollect Student Crusaders – Province of Saint Augustine has opened its 10th ARSC Provincial Congress last September 12, 2019, at Colegio de Sta. Rosa – Intramuros. The Congress started with a parade of the delegates and continued with a Drum and Lyre Exhibition Performance of the Marching Bands from the Host School, CSR-I and Saint Rita College – Manila. Moreover, the ARSCians formally opened the program with a Bible Enthronement headed by the San Fransisco Javier College. Then, Ms. Nella Mira, ARSC National President, shared the Rationale and the Objectives of the Congress. ARSCians then had a … Read more


Colegio de la Medalla Milagrosa, Jagna Bohol skater gives PHL 8 medals

Jagna, BOHOL–Franz Cameron Villacastin Tadena, Grade 7 student of Colegio de la Medalla Milagrosa, (CMM) Jagna, Bohol represented Team Philippines in the recently concluded Skate Asia 2019, August 3-10, 2019 held in Bangkok, Thailand. The Philippines was the 3rd Placer out of 11 Asian countries of which Tadena contributed the following awards to its rank: … Read more


ARSC National Office Declares 10th Provincial Congress Theme Song and Logo Winners

Manila— Sr. Ingrid C. Gueriña, A.R., the National Directress of the Augustinian Recollect Student Crusaders (ARSC) declared the winners of the theme song and logo contests for the 10th ARSC Provincial Congress on August 6, 2018, Feast of the Transfiguration. To be one with the Church, the theme of the Year of the Youth was … Read more


Relics of Saint Rita of Cascia: A Gift of Presence

MANILA–The Relics of Saint Rita of Cascia that graced San Sebastian Basilica yesterday visited the neighbor yet her home— Saint Rita College-Manila on June 10, 2019, from 12:00 noon to 5:00 P.M. Reverend Father Alexus E. Mansueto, OAR, assistant parish priest of San Sebastian Basilica carried solemnly the relics from San Sebastian to the chapel … Read more


Pilgrim Relics of Saint Rita of Cascia graces San Sebastian Basilica

MANILA–Devotees, expatriate, and Sunday Mass attendees welcomed the pilgrim relics of Saint Rita of Cascia on Pentecost Sunday, June 9, 2019, at San Sebastian Basilica, Quiapo, Manila. These relics were Saint Rita’s cincture and a piece of bone were kept in her monastery shrine in Cascia, Italy since her death in 1457. Reverend Fr. Julius … Read more


Sr. Marissa Bernasor, AR: First AR graduate of UST Conservatory of Music

MANILA–It was a melodious day for Sr. Marisa Tutor Bernasor, AR who graduated with the degree of Bachelor of Music Major in Music Education at the Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas (UST) Manila on June 4, 2019. Joining her on this milestone at UST were Sr. Antonietta Castanares, AR, Sr. Cleofe Maria Agua, … Read more


Taking the AR Habit: Transformation of Identity

TAGAYTAY CITY–Just like the two AR Foundresses, Mother Dionisia and Mother Cecilia Rosa Talangpaz, the Lord has gifted us today with two young Novices. Sr. Kristine Gay Cula Penarejo from Bonifacio Misamis Occidental and Sr. Trezsia Jardin Agpaoa from Brooke’s Point Palawan will commence their Canonical Novitiate under the supervision of Sr. Rhiza Eltanal, AR, the Directress of Novices. … Read more


Congregation receives two new Postulants

Manila- Two Aspirants of the Congregation were formally received into the postulancy stage of formation during the private and Solemn Rites of Investiture held at the Augustinian Recollect Generalate on May 29, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. With Mother Lucena L. Antipala A.R. and all the members of the council present, Aspirant Kristine Joy Salas and … Read more


A Doctorate Degree for Sr. Mary Ann: A Gift to the Church

MANILA–As a Congregation immersed in the Educational Apostolate, the Doctorate attainment of a Sister is indeed a profound blessing from God and a gift to the Church! The AR Sisters rejoice with “one mind and one heart” in thanking God for the achievement of Sr. Mary Ann Jimenez Lumactao, AR. She graduated the degree of … Read more


Sr. Mariz renders Piano Pieces: A Graduation Recital

MANILA–Today is a blessed day to thank the Lord for! We celebrate His grace and gift of music through Sr. Marisa T. Bernasor, A.R. as she had her graduation recital today at University of Santo Tomas Conservatory of Music. She played Sinfonia no. 6 in E major of Bach, Etude op. 740 of Czerny, Sonata … Read more