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A special prayer to the Lady of Guadalupe

By Agustinos Recoletos / August 11, 2020 / 0 Comments

The Virgin of Guadalupe is venerated in many places in a special way. Also in Rome, specifically in the Church of San Ildefonso and Santo Tomás de Villanueva, you can visit a chapel where, according to Pietro Bombelli, the first representation of this Marian devotion that arrived in the city is preserved. Normally it is … Read more

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

By Bro. Tagoy Jakosalem, OAR / April 8, 2020 / 0 Comments

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 … Read more

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PCNE7: “Am I A Neighbor to Others?”

By Fray Renz Calex Soriano, OAR / February 1, 2020 / 0 Comments

QUEZON CITY—The Philippine Conference on New Evangelization was held at Smart Araneta Center Coliseum last January 28-29, 2020, with the theme “Who, then, is my neighbor?” The Church, nowadays, is trying to make a step on how to achieve peace and unity amidst the challenge of differences and diversities of beliefs particularly in religion, culture … Read more

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PCNE7: Widening Perspectives and Expanding to New Horizons

By Fray Jose Enrico Gallego, OAR / January 31, 2020 / 0 Comments

QUEZON CITY— “Who is my neighbor?” is the theme of the 7th Philippine Conference on the New Evangelization (PCNE7). This theme is in connection with the Year of Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue. Unlike the previous PCNEs which were held at the University of Santo Tomas, this year’s event was held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum … Read more

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In Pictures: Dungaw 2020

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / January 11, 2020 / 0 Comments

MANILA–The annual tradition of the Traslacion of the image of Nuestro Padre Jesus Nazareno, also known as the Black Nazarene, was done last January 9, 2020. This popular devotion, attracting millions of devotees to go out of the streets of Manila, also included the pious tradition of the “Dungaw,” the religious courtesy by the image … Read more

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La Salud Fiesta 2019: Blessing and Enthronement to her new Chapel

By Fray Jhoben Rodriguez, OAR / November 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

Provincial Curia, QUEZON CITY—The 385 year-old image of Nuestra Señora de la Salud was Solemnly Enthroned at her new chapel beside San Nicolas de Tolentino Parish last November 17, 2019. Fray Dionisio Q. Selma, OAR, Prior Provincial of St. Ezekiel Moreno Province, graced the blessing of the newly renovated chapel dedicated to the Virgin of … Read more

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RBGS Conducts its first Leadership Training series at the RESOURCE- Handumanan

By UNO-R Correspondent / October 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

Faced with varietals of past and concurrent social issues and social realities within the country and abroad, these problems have influenced many individuals in the society. Striving to solve these social issues, holistic awareness and proactive response from the society were essential factors to effectively identify, plan, organize and mobilize collective approaches to address these … Read more

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SEMoNoRe celebrates Feast of St. Ezekiel Moreno: a sharing of healing with Fr. Orbos

By Fray Judd Galinato / September 6, 2019 / 1 Comment

Antipolo City, RIZAL—On August 19, 2019, the community of St. Ezekiel Moreno Novitiate–Recoletos (SEMoNoRe) celebrated the feast day the community’s patron saint and the patron of the Province. The celebration of the Holy Eucharist started at 10:00 am, with Rev. Fr. Jerry M. Orbos, SVD, as main celebrant who accepted the opportunity to preside the … Read more

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CARAS members undergo formation program

By Fray Jhoben Rodriguez, OAR / March 2, 2019 / 0 Comments

Mira-Nila, QUEZON CITY – The Confraternity of Augustinian Recollect Altar Servers (CARAS) of the Our Lady of Consolation Parish attended a spiritual recollection spearheaded by Fray Jhoben M. Rodriguez, OAR, last February 24-25, 2019 at Recoletos Formation Center. Members of CARAS de Mira-Nila receiving spiritual and formative input from Fray Jhoben Rodriguez, OAR The activity … Read more

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Original image of La Salud graces Intramuros GMP 2018

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / December 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

Intramuros, MANILA—The Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno joined, for three consecutive years, the Intramuros Grand Marian Procession. And no other than the original 384 year-old image of Nuestra Señora de la Salud was brought by the Augustinian Recollect friars last December 2, 2018 in the streets of Intramuros. In 2016, the image of La Salud was … Read more

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