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A Maritime Pilgrimage (Part 4)

By Fray René Paglinawan, OAR / July 9, 2017 / 0 Comments

Epilogue

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Morning praise to the “Beauty ever ancient, ever new”

A Maritime Pilgrimage (Part 3)

By Fray René Paglinawan, OAR / July 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

Agutaya, Linapacan, and back to Casian

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A Maritime Pilgrimage (Part 2)

By Fray René Paglinawan, OAR / June 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

Cuyo and Agutaya 17 May, Wednesday At 2 am, I was awake. The night was absolutely still, there were a few stars. Prayed the rosary from the balcony of our common room, facing, across the courtyard below, an image of the Crucified Jesus. Four of us took an early morning dip, while Fr. Notnot was … Read more

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A Maritime Pilgrimage (Part 1)

By Fray René Paglinawan, OAR / June 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

Journal of a pilgrimage to Recollect legacy in Palawan, 15 -19 May Deliver us from our wretched wanderings, our miserable mistakes, and establish us in Your way and comfort us, and say: Run, I”ll carry you, yes, and there also will I carry you” (St. Augustine, Conf., 6,26) Nota Previa: Almost a decade ago, in … Read more

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Saint Ezekiel Moreno among Filipinos

By Prof. Emmanuel Luis Romanillos / August 23, 2016 / 0 Comments

Early years Saint Ezekiel was born on 9 April 1848 at Alfaro, La Rioja, Spain. He donned the Augustinian Recollect habit in Monteagudo, Navarra. He professed his solemn vows in Marcilla also in Navarra on 22 September 1868. On 10 February 1870, he arrived in Manila and lived in the now-extinct convent and formation house … Read more

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Three things to know about the Recollect mission in the Amazon

By Frei Bo / December 2, 2015 / 0 Comments

Bacolod City—Fray Loreto Dacanay, OAR has come home last year from his interrupted mission for about sixteen years in the Amazon. Inspired by the Laudato Si of Pope Francis, he is home with a story to tell. He would like to do that now in this dispatch. After ceaseless prodding, he opened his door. He … Read more

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