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19 Postulants Receive OAR Habit

By Frei Bo / October 13, 2017 / 0 Comments

BAGUIO CITY – Nineteen third year college seminarians received the habit of the Order of the Augustinian Recollects during the solemn mass presided by Prior Provincial Rev. Fr. Dionisio Selma, OAR last October 12, feast of the seminary patron Our Lady of the Pillar.

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OAR Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno pays tribute to Golden Jubilarians

By Frei Bo / October 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

OAR Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno pays tribute to Golden Jubilarians The months of September and October are special for Fr. Emeterio Buňao, OAR and Fr. Hubert Decena, OAR, as they celebrate the 50th anniversary of their priestly ordination. At some stage of their Augustinian Recollect lives, Frs. Bunao and Decena have been teachers, formators, … Read more

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Bishop of Chalan Kanoa presides over the ordination of Recollect priests and deacons

By Frei Bo / October 1, 2017 / 0 Comments

Bishop of Chalan Kanoa presides over the ordination of Recollect priests and deacons             On Saturday, September 30, at Our Lady of Consolation Parish Church, Quezon City, three deacons and 6 solemn professed Augustinian Recollects were ordained to the priesthood and diaconate, respectively. The main celebrant and ordaining prelate, Most … Read more

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Spanish Recollect Visits OAR Novitiate House in Antipolo

By Frei Bo / August 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

ANTIPOLO CITY – Fray Francisco Javier Legarra, OAR visits St. Ezekiel Moreno Novitiate – Recoletos in on August 28, 2017, the Solemnity of Our Holy Father St. Augustine.

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Six Augustinian Recollect friars makes solemn profession of vows

By Fray Emil Quilatan, OAR / August 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

Mira-Nila Homes, Quezon City – August 28, 2017 (Monday) After four years of formation at the Recoletos Formation Center and careful evaluation six Augustinian Recollect friars made their solemn profession of vows with God’s mercy and with the support of the Augustinian Recollect family. These friars were: Fray Paul S. Demillones, OAR Fray Elpedio N. … Read more

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Fray Rafael Cabarles celebrates Golden Jubilee

By Frei Bo / August 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

San Carlos City, Negros Occidental— “I will remain faithful till the end of my life,” says Fr. Rafael a.k.a. “Caba” Cabarles, the man of the day with flashy vestment, gleaming with a smile on his face for a Golden Jubilee in Religious Profession, renewed his vows before the altar in the presence of the Prior … Read more

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SEMoNoRe day 2017

By Frei Bo / August 23, 2017 / 0 Comments

ANTIPOLO CITY –August 18, 2017 The Community of St. Ezekiel Moreno Novititate celebrates this year’s SEMoNoRe day. Fray Dionisio Q. Selma OAR, SARF, OAR Theologians, seminary personnel and religious priests gathered for this celebration.

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Fr. Pete laid to rest

By Frei Bo / August 17, 2017 / 0 Comments

BACOLOD CITY – At 3:36 a.m. of August 09, 2017, Fr. Pedro Abapo Escanillas, OAR passed away due to brainstem failure secondary to cerebrovascular accident and multi-organ failure at the Dr. Pablo Torre Memorial Hospital.  He was 69 years old.

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Pre-Novices Theatre Arts

By Frei Bo / August 14, 2017 / 0 Comments

ANTIPOLO CITY – Nine OAR Pre-novices showcased their talents during the culminating activity of Sojourn Theater Arts Workshop last 10th of August 2017 at the auditorium of the Camillian Sisters at Kingsville Subdivision of this city.

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12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Frei Bo / July 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

Reflection: We all have fears, whether they have rational grounds or none. Many people today are afraid things that are merely aethetics and are not necessary for life, but are seen to be necessary. Sometimes also our own security is compromised and fear sets in. But Jesus reminds us today that there is a fear … Read more

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