Recollect Augustinian Youth

E-RAY News: Special Issue

By Agustinos Recoletos / September 3, 2021 /

Red signifies the month of St. Augustine. While the pandemic has used the color red to bring fear, faith brims in pure white. The RAYsters continue to care, act, and renew, marking a period of their first anniversary as full-fledged members. To celebrate St. Augustine’s Feast Day this August 28, 2021, RAY de Filipinas releases…

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Answering the Call: RAY de Bacolod welcomes new aspirants

By RAY Correspondent / August 30, 2021 /

Bacolod City, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL–As a new school year unfolds, many who were finding themselves are finally home. RAY de Bacolod welcomed 37 new members on August 27, 2021, feast of St. Monica. These students came from different strands and grade levels joined in the growing family of the Recollect Augustinian Youth. The online gathering started…

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Prior Provincial to RAY de Provincialate: “being a RAY is a way of answering God’s call”

By RAY Correspondent / July 26, 2021 /

QUEZON CITY–The Prior Provincial, Fray Dionisio Selma, OAR conducted a visit on the Recollect Augustinian Youth de Provincialate to know the status of the local community last June 26, 2021 at San Nicolas De Tolentino Parish. The Renewal Visit commenced with a morning prayer led by the Secular Augustinian Recollect Fraternity (SARF), followed by a…

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Prior Provincial Renewal Visit to RAY de Provincialate 2021

By RAY Correspondent / July 22, 2021 /

Last June 26, 2021 at San Nicolas De Tolentino Parish, Prior Provincial Rev. Fr. Dionisio Selma, OAR conducted a visit on the Recollect Augustinian Youth de Provincialate to know the status of the local community. The Renewal Visit commenced with a morning prayer headed by the Secular Augustinian Recollect Fraternity (SARF), followed by a celebration…

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The Prior Provincial of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno, Rev. Fr. Dionisio Q. Selma, OAR visits San Nicolas de Tolentino Parish-Talisay

By RAY Correspondent / July 22, 2021 /

The Prior Provincial of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno, Rev. Fr. Dionisio Q. Selma, OAR, issued a mandate last May 11, 2021, that as part of his term of office, he will personally visit the entire province in order to learn about the state of the community, to re-affirm religious life more fully, and…

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Renewal Visit 2021: RAY de Bacolod

By RAY Correspondent / July 22, 2021 /

The SARF and Full-fledged RAY members welcomed Rev. Fr. Dionisio Q. Selma, OAR, the Prior Provincial of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno, for the Renewal Visit last July 13, 2021, in the Saint Nicholas of Tolentine Oratory.Fr. Selma discussed the planned events, the fulfillment of the ordinances, the examination, continuing to impart spirituality, verifying…

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RAY de Provincialate opens exhibit on Eucharistic Miracles

By RAY Correspondent / June 8, 2021 /

QUEZON CITY–The Recollect Augustinian Youth de Provincialate, guided by their Spiritual Director, Fray Amado Emmanuel A. Bolilia, OAR, opened an exbihit with the theme: “International Exhibition: The Eucharistic Miracles of the World,” on the solemnity of Corpus Christi, June 06, 2021 at San Nicholas de Tolentino Parish Pastoral Center. This exhibit features the Eucharistic Miracles…

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RAY de Filipinas donates to typhoon-hit parish community

By RAY Correspondent / May 5, 2021 /

“God gives where He finds empty hands.”-St. Augustine of Hippo Last November 2020, a typhoon has hit the country and has greatly affected many of our brothers and sisters especially in the main areas of Luzon. Thus, on the November 24, 2020 the Recollect Augustinian Youth de Filipinas has come up with the initiative to…

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RAY de Pangasinan: Hosanna to the King of Kings

By RAY Correspondent / April 28, 2021 /

by Bonnie de Guzman RAY de Pangasinan selling ‘palaspas’ online for two consecutive years Urbiztondo, PANGASINA–RAY de Pangasinan has witnessed how the pandemic challenged everyone. It could be noted that last March 2020, the country has declared community quarantine and it so happened that the Holy Week was approaching. Despite the threat, RAY de Pangasinan…

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Faith over Atrocities: A Lenten Recolletion Series

By RAY Correspondent / April 27, 2021 /

by Patricia Bernabe, Thea Salvador, Pauline Jurisprudencia and Jude Yusoya RAY de Bacolod, Cavite and Talisay held their lenten recollection in their respective communities Faith knows no boundaries. Amidst the pandemic, we are with one heart and soul towards God. In line with the 500th anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines, the RAY de Bacolod,…

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