Father General enjoins Recoletos de Tondo: Create communion, become evangelizing

Tondo, MANILA—With a proud history of having been visited by two ecclesiastical super VIP’s (St. Pope Paul VI and St. Pope John Paul II), the people of Delpan in Tondo prove that they are no amateurs in receiving and listening to yet another European bigshot who was there to visit the Recollect community of Our … Read more

Father General sets foot in Mindanao, leaves footprints of inspiration to people

Hinatuan, SURIGAO DEL SUR – After almost three hours of waiting, the crowd cramping in the church’s façade roared as Fray Miguel Miró, OAR, Prior General, and his companions arrived. It was already evening of March 1, 2019. When the visitors came out of the vehicle, people spontaneously rushed towards them to give them the … Read more

Cosas Notables during Prior General’s three-day visit to Recoletos de Bacolod

Bacolod City, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL – For the record, the last renewal visit of Fray Miguel M. Miró, OAR, Prior General of the Order of Augustinian Recollects, to the community of the University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos (UNO-R) on February 25-27, was marked by a confluence of “cosas notables” (“noteworthy events”) worth documenting for posterity. The togetherness … Read more

Father General visits Recoletos de Valencia, challenges people to think of what to give rather than what to get

Valencia, NEGROS ORIENTAL – The Prior General of the Order of Augustinian Recollects, Fray Miguel Mirό, OAR, visited the Recoletos community of Valencia on February 22, meeting both the religious and the lay people connected with the parish and school apostolates, and leaving behind a powerful message of what it truly means to get involved. … Read more

Father General meets Recoletos de San Carlos, concretizes ways to create communion

San Carlos City, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL – Fray Miguel Miró, Prior General, visited on February 23 to 25 the last Recollect community lying in the eastern side of Negros Island: the Sto. Tomas de Villanueva-Recoletos Formation House (STV-RFH). As in other communities, he challenged the brothers to become “creators of communion” and to find concrete ways … Read more

Continue your mission while living your consecration with joy, Father General encourages Recoletos de Tambo

Tambo, Ayungon, NEGROS ORIENTAL – Keep up, brothers, and continue! Those were among the inspiring words of Fray Miguel Miró, OAR, Prior General, to the friars of Recoletos de Tambo during his visit to the community on February 23, 2019. Although this visit in Tambo was already marked in the Book of Cosas Notables (Noteworthy … Read more

Father General’s visit to Recoletos de Caidiocan: Apostolate is more of sharing life than crafting programs

Caidiocan, Valencia, NEGROS ORIENTAL – The proximity of Recoletos de Caidiocan to the community of brothers in the town proper (i.e., Recoletos de Valencia) behooved them to coincide their February 22 schedule for a joint conference with the visiting Prior General, Fray Miguel Miró, OAR. (This is the second time that two Recollect communities have … Read more

Your person is more important than your work, Father General tells Recoletos de Cebu friars

CEBU CITY – Due to the nature of their multiple apostolate, the brothers assigned in the community of the University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R) have devised a strategic way to accomplish the tasks assigned to each of them. This prompted the visiting Prior General, Fray Miguel Miró, to not only commend them for a job … Read more