Vocation Promotion

Restless Hearts: "The lifestyle of the friars motivated me to become one with them."

By Agustinos Recoletos / February 6, 2020 / 0 Comments
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Fray Jacinto joins Meeting of Vocation Directors in Costa Rica

By Agustinos Recoletos / May 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica–Fray Allan Jacinto, OAR, National Vocation Director of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno, together with other vocation directors and promoters from other Augustinian Recollect Provinces, attended the first ever gathering of Vocation Directors and Promoters for the sexennium 2016-2022. This weeklong gathering was held at Casa Formacion San Ezekiel Moreno, San … Read more

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Secretariat Heads of vocations, youth meet to synchronize common projects

By Fray Jose Ernil Almayo, OAR / February 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

General Curia, ROME – To promote communion and coordination in the implementation of the Order-wide Life and Mission Project (LAMP) on vocations and youth ministry, the Secretariat President of each Province, together with the President of the General Secretariat of the said pastoral works, gathered in Rome on February 12 to 14. Fray Juan Pablo … Read more

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Newly appointed NVD beefs up Filipino style of Vocation Expedition

By Fray Jose Ernil Almayo, OAR / January 31, 2019 / 0 Comments

Provincialate, QUEZON CITY – “It has been a shared mission—and it is and will be.” That’s how Fray Allan Jacinto, OAR succinctly described the Filipino style of what is now called in the Order of Augustinian Recollects, “Expedición Vocacional,” or roughly rendered in English as “Vocation Expedition.” “We are grateful for the continuing assistance of … Read more

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Seven friars ordained as deacons

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / November 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

Mira-Nila Homes, QUEZON CITY—Seven Augustinian Recollect friars of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno were ordained as deacons through the imposition of hands by Most Rev. Nolly Buco, JCD, DD, auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of Antipolo. This momentous event took place on November 17, 2018, Feast of Nuestra Señora de la Salud, at Our … Read more

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Invitation: Presbyteral Ordination 2018

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / November 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
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Invitation: Diaconal Ordination

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / October 27, 2018 / 0 Comments
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7 Friars make Solemn Profession amidst Typhoon Ompong

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / September 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

Mira-Nila Homes, QUEZON CITY— Despite the supertyphoon Ompong devastating the northern part of the Philippines, the Order of Augustinian Recollects in the Philippines celebrated the scheduled Solemn Profession of Vows of seven friars at the Our Lady of Consolation Parish last September 15, 2018. Those who made their definitive ‘yes’ to God and incorporation to … Read more

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Inahan sa Kinabuhi: Icon of the Clergy and Consecrated Persons

By Bro. Tagoy Jakosalem, OAR / September 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

CEBU CITY—The icon “Inahan sa Kinabuhi” is the official icon of the Association of Major Religious Superiors in the Philippines for the Year of the Clergy and Consecrated Persons. The icon of the Blessed Mother and her Son mirrors our relevant Filipino identity. The face of Mary is from a woman who currently fights against … Read more

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Vocation Promoters Gather in Cebu

By Frei Bo / September 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

CEBU CITY – The harvest remains great and the Church has all the more in need of workers for the Lord’s vineyard. As a response to this call, the newly appointed National Vocation Director of St. Ezekiel Moreno Province of the Order of Augustinian Recollects, Rev. Fr. Gideon Antolin Lagrimas, OAR initiated a one-day seminar-workshop … Read more

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