Two new missionaries sent to Sierra Leone

Provincial Curia, QUEZON CITY—“We are all missionaries…” These were the words of Fray Dionisio Selma, OAR, Prior Provincial, during the send-off Mass for two new and young missionaries to Sierra Leone. As the Catholic Church in the Philippines celebrates the Feast of the Black Nazarene, an image brought to the Philippines by Augustinian Recollect missionaries … Read more

Obituary: Sis. Myrna “Manay” Baynosa, SAR

Bacolod City, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL—Sis. Myrna “Manay” Baynosa joined our creator on December 31, 2018. She was a former Campus Ministry Office secretary, member of Secular Augustinian Recollect Fraternity and SCAP adviser for many years of her life in University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos. Eternal rest grant unto her O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon … 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

Josenian educators bring pride for USJ-R

CEBU CITY—The University of San Jose-Recoletos proudly congratulated three distinctive Faculty-Researchers who presented their research papers during the 5th Mid-Year Accounting Teachers International Counference (MYATIC) in Osaka, Japan last October 29-31, 2018. They were: Also, the Dean of the College of Commerce, Dr. Edgar Detoya, CPA, received an award as “Outstanding Certified Public Accountant (CPA) … Read more

Greetings from the Prior Provincial and Council

Provincial Curia, QUEZON CITY–The Prior Provincial, Fray Dionisio Selma, OAR, and the Provincial Councilors, Fray Ian Anthony Espartero, OAR, Fray William Emilito Villaflor, OAR, Fray Amado Emmanuel Bolilia, OAR, and Fray Edgar Tubio, OAR, greet each and every one a MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A BLESSED NEW YEAR! “He was created of a mother whom He … Read more