San Pedro Academy opens S.Y. 2018-2019

VALENCIA, Negros Oriental—San Pedro Academy  formally opened the academic year 2018-2019 with fervor and enthusiasm. To set the mood for another academic year, SPA conducted a General Orientation for Grade VII, transferees, and Parents last June 23, 2018. The community of San Pedro Academy welcomed the new members of the religious administrators. Fray James Dexter … Read more

St. Ezekiel Province extends its presence to Colombia

PROVINCIAL CURIA, Quezon City – To fulfill the important project of intensifying communion with the Order by “favouring the learning of Spanish,” the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno sent Fray Reynaldo Jaranilla, OAR to Colombia for a yearlong exposure at UniAgustiniana (or Universitaria Agustiniana) in the capital city of Bogotá.

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Bishop Buzon Installs 33rd Pastor of SNTP Talisay

TALISAY CITY, Negros Occidental—Most Rev. Patricio A. Buzon, SDB, DD, Bishop of the Diocese of Bacolod, formally installed Fray Niño Cesar R. Ruiz, OAR as the 33rd Parish Priest of San Nicolas de Tolentino Parish, Talisay Negros Occidental. Fray Ruiz, together with the religious of Recoletos de Talisay headed by its prior Fray Leonardo Pauligue, … Read more

SSC-R de Cavite hails 15th College President

CAVITE CITY—August 3, 2018. San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite celebrated the Investiture Rite of the 15th College President, Fray Rafael B. Pecson, OAR. Held at the 4th Centennial Coliseum at SSC-RdC Cañacao Campus, the Mass of the Holy Spirit was presided by the Prior Provincial of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno, Fray Dionisio Q. … Read more

MASSCOM and PSYCH conduct Pinning and Vesting Ceremonies

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental–The College of Arts and Sciences, Mass Communication and Psychology Departments of the University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos held their Pinning and vesting ceremonies.  They started the activity with a Thanksgiving Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. Jose Teodulfo Jadulco, OAR at the Oratory, 9 am July 14, 2018.  In his homily, Fr. Jadulco … Read more


BACOLOD CITY – University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos holds the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) that started last July 19, 2018.  A welcome program was held with the university President, Rev. Fr. Don H. Besana, OAR, giving the welcome address. Ms. Marah Penkian, Manager of Jason English Language School presented to the faculty … Read more

Cardinal Tagle on Carmel feast, installation of new basilica rector

His Eminence Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle at the Feast Day of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
Installation of the new Rector of Minor Basilica of San Sebastian,
Rev. Fr. Edgar P. Tubio, OAR
July 16, 2018

My dear brothers and sisters in Christ we give thanks to God who has gather us as one family, as one community of faith in this Eucharistic celebration.

We thank God also for giving us a mother, our blessed mother who under the title of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel we venerate today.

Our gathering is made more special because we just witness the installation of our new parish priest si Fr. Edgar. And we also thank si Fr. Joy our former parish priest for his service to the community.

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