Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish-Recoletos @ 50: a celebration of history and devotion to La Limpia

By Agustinos Recoletos / July 25, 2021 /

CEBU CITY– Founded on January 1,1971, the Parish of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel – Recoletos opens theyearlong celebration of its 50th Founding Anniversary and Parish Fiesta last July 16,2021. Despite the threat of COVID – 19, devotees flocked the Parish Church to pray and visit its Patroness – Nuestra Señora del Carmen, La Limpia…

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Fray Samson S. Silloriquez, OAR celebrates 40th Sacerdotal Anniversary

By Mary Ann Cayabyab / July 22, 2021 /

Urbiztondo, PANGASINAN–Our Lady of the Visitation Parish Community Prior and Parish Priest, Fray Samson Silloriquez, celebrated his 40th Presbyteral Anniversary on the 17th day of July, 2021. His family, friends, priests from different Religious Orders and Dioceses, Religious Sisters from various congregations, and members of the Secular Augustinian Recollect Fraternity and Recollect Augustinian Youth attended…

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OLCP conducts “Bakuna sa Parokya” against COVID-19

By Fray Joseph Neil E. Baygan / June 2, 2021 /

Mira Nila Homes, QUEZON CITY–May 16, 2021 was a milestone for Our Lady of Consolation Parish (OLCP) to be numbered among the parishes that hosted free COVID-19 vaccination program held particularly in Bulwagang Recoletos. The vaccination started at around 8:00 AM and ended around 5:00 PM. Orientations were also held prior and after the vaccination…

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Augustinian Recollects celebrate 400 years of missionary presence in Cebu

By Agustinos Recoletos / April 30, 2021 /

The Order of Augustinian Recollects (OAR) launched a year-long celebration yesterday to mark their 400 years of continuing missionary presence in Cebu. It was kicked off with the unveiling of their 400-year commemorative marker at the lobby of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish – Recoletos. “This Marker symbolizes the expression of profound gratitude and…

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OLCP opens Jubilee Door in Commemoration of 500 years of Christianity in the Philippines

By Fray Joseph Neil E. Baygan / April 27, 2021 /

Mira-Nila Homes, QUEZON CITY- The Prelate of Novaliches, Most Rev. Roberto O. Gaa, DD, opened the Jubilee Door of Our Lady of Consolation Parish to mark the celebration of the 500 years of Christianity in the Philippines last April 24, 2021. The ceremony started at 6:00 pm with a solemn rite of the Opening of…

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OLMCP-R @ 50: Archbishop Palma blesses newly renovated Parish Church; launches Parish Jubilee Year

By Agustinos Recoletos / January 15, 2021 /

by Ms. Celina M. Uraca, Vice President, Parish Pastoral Council, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish-Recoletos, Cebu City CEBU CITY—One of the most awaited events in the history of  Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish-Recoletos is its Golden Year anniversary. 50 years of unwavering of dedicated faith, love and service. Just three years ago, sometime…

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Bishop Mesiona visits his flock in Inagawan, Palawan

By Agustinos Recoletos / November 13, 2020 /

Inagawan, PUERTO PRINCESA, PALAWAN—According to Canon Law, “a bishop is obliged to visit the diocese in whole or in part, so that he visits the entire diocese at least every five years either personally or, if he has been legitimately impeded, through the coadjutor bishop, an auxiliary, vicar general, episcopal vicar, or another presbyter.” (CIC…

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SNDTP-QC brings Christ to parishioners

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / April 11, 2020 /

QUEZON CITY–With the current threat of the Corona Virus (COVID-19), parishioners were advised not to attend the liturgical celebrations of Holy Week. Instead, they were encouraged to participate in the celebration by staying in their homes and watch the live coverage of the celebration through social media. The Parish of San Nicolas de Tolentino, headed…

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Communities of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno mobilizing COVID-19 response

By Bro. Tagoy Jakosalem, OAR / April 8, 2020 /

As the country faces the government lockdown across the islands, people are getting worried on the health and economic impacts. With economic worries impacting the poor families and working people due to limited movement and work stoppage. Inspired by a common solidarity, our communities are trying to provide practical assistance on affected families within their…

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Pangasinan youth sells ‘palaspas’ online amid quarantine

By Agustinos Recoletos / April 5, 2020 /

Note: This article was posted on the website of Philippine News Agency ( MANILA – Filipino Catholics would have been busy preparing for this year’s Palm Sunday—the final Sunday of Lent and the beginning of the Holy Week, amid the enhanced community quarantine. Usually, commemorating the triumphant arrival of Jesus Christ in Jerusalem includes people decorating…

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