In Pictures: USJR-Balamban celebrates 11th Founding Anniversary and Sports Fest 2019

Balamban, CEBU–USJR-Balamban celebrates today, September 4, 2019, the 11th founding anniversary and sport festival 2019. The opening Mass was presided by the new School Director, Fray Eduardo Celiz, Jr., OAR, and 10 other Recollect Priests. This founding anniversary was specially graced by the Prior Provincial, Fray Dionisio Q. Selma, OAR. The Augustinian Recollect Family was … Read more

In Pictures: RAY de Bacolod holds ARISE 2019

Bacolod City, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL–All in one heart and one mind. The Recollect Augustinian Youth de Bacolod held its ARISE (Augustinian Recollect Introduction Seminar) last July 20, 2019 at the Sta. Monica Retreat House. The participants included the RA Youth from the Integrated School and College. The program included series of talks by the Spiritual Director … Read more

In Pictures: SSC-R de Cavite, SHS Alfonso gird for turn-over rites

Alfonso, CAVITE–San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite School President, Rev. Fr. Rafael B. Pecson, OAR presided over a meeting on July 31 with Sacred Heart School employees in preparation for the turn-over of the institution to the Order of Augustinian Recollects on August 8, 2019. Also present were Fray Raymund G. Alcedo, OAR, Vice President for … Read more

In Pictures: 6th Philippine Conference on New Evangelization

MANILA—The Archdiocese of Manila organized the sixth edition of the Philippine Conference on New Evangelization. Held at the Quadricentennial Pavilion of the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, from July 18-21, 2019, this year’s PCNE focused on the youth which is in line with the celebration of the Catholic Church in the Philippines’ Year of … Read more

In Pictures: 12 OAR Postulants proceed to Pre-Novitiate Stage

Antipolo City, RIZAL–After their summer vacation, twelve new Pre-Novices reported to Fray James Castelo, OAR, Pre-Novitiate Director, on June 19, 2019. Before they proceeded to Bahay Lingkod-Recoletos, the Pre-Novitiate House located within the compound of St. Ezekiel Moreno Novitiate-Recoletos in Antipolo City, they visited some OAR and AR communities in Metro Manila. They had a … Read more

In Pictures: Final Day of the 12th OAR Formands’ Convention

Mira Nila Homes, QUEZON CITY–The 12th OAR Formands’ Convention has finally come to its end. The formands evaluated the whole course of the event. Afterwards, the closing Mass presided by Fr. Lauro Larlar, OAR was celebrated in the RFC Chapel. The outgoing chairman, Fray James Erold Gatinao, OAR, has passed on the torch to the … Read more

In Pictures: Fourth Day of the 12th OAR Formands’ Convention

Mira Nila Homes, QUEZON CITY–Already at the penultimate day of the Convention, Fr. Kenneth Joseph Onda, OAR, the master of the professed of the Recoletos Formation Center, gave an input concerning the apostolic character of the Order. After the group sharing, the Holy Mass was celebrated in the RFC chapel. The whole afternoon was then … Read more