Looking at the Past

English translation by Fray Emilio Larlar, OAR

A book long awaited by us has just come out the printing: the second volume of the History of the Augustinian Recollect written by Fray Ángel Martínez Cuesta. It is a great milestone for all our communities and for all the Augustinian Recollect Family. The third and the last volume which will examine the entire XX century and the beginning of the XXI must come out soon.

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La Orden celebra en Agosto la “Memoria de los Santos” que promueve la Congregación de Religiosos

Agosto es el Mes de los Santos Agustinos, y el marco más propio para una de las iniciativas de la Congregación de Religiosos en el Año de la Vida Consagrada. Se señalan los lugares de “estación”, al tiempo que se ofrecen los formularios correspondientes.

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Recoletos School Alumnus Ordained Bishop

CEBU CITY – The University of San Jose-Recoletos had its first alumnus formally elevated to the rank of a bishop in the Catholic Church on August 10, 2015, further extending the reach of Recollect education well into the crucial administrative position of the Archdiocese of Cebu.

Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma ordained to the episcopate Monsignor Dennis Villarojo, a high school graduate of Colegio de San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R’s former name), during a Pontifical High Mass at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral concelebrated by Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal and other high ranking Church leaders.

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