LOGO FOR 2020 PASTORAL DIRECTIVE

The Augustinian Recollects present the visual image that represents the guideline for this year 2020: “We are prophets of the Kingdom: poor, social projects and peripheries”. The pastoral directive for the year 2020 has an image that represents it. The Order of Augustinian Recollects presents the logo that symbolizes the motto proposed for these months: … Read more

Cavite Recollect Schools reach out to Laurel Evacuees

CAVITE CITY—San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite (SSC-RdC) and Sacred Heart School of Cavite-Recoletos de Alfonso (SHSC-RdA) have initiated a joint relief effort to alleviate the plight of evacuees from Laurel, Batangas. Religious Administrators, Lay Administrators, and Staff of both Recollect Communities were on hand to assess the needs of twenty families who fled from Laurel … Read more

Chota and Augustinian Recollects: 75 years of history

Note: This article was translated from the original Spanish post on the official website of the Order of Augustinian Recollects. (www.agustinosrecoletos.com) The Augustinian Recollects celebrate the 75th anniversary of the arrival of the first religious to the Chota region, in Peru. For this, different commemorative events have been prepared. It is an important fact that marked … Read more

Recoletos de Urbiztondo's Parish Church blessed, welcomes newly ordained OAR priests

Urbiztondo, PANGASINAN—“Let us allow the manger to speak for us. Be empty, do not be afraid to let go. Be strong, take courage and stand up for the Lord. As you are strong, be soft inside. Be still and do not get engrossed in too much work. Last of all, be ready and obey all … Read more

Message of the Prior General for Christmas 2019

Listen in the silence…Humbly open your heart!Let us approach the Crib: Look at the stars, the mountains.Listen to the murmur of the river water.An angel shines in the night.Shepherds, kings who come from afar,Poor and simple people of yesterday and today.They’re all on their way to the portal.Behold Mary and Joseph,Adore the Child in the … Read more

Bishop Gaa ordains 7 Augustinian Recollect Priests

Mira-Nila Homes, QUEZON CITY—On Saturday, December 7, 2019, the Bishop of Novaliches, Most Rev. Roberto Gaa, DD, officiated the Presbyteral Ordination of seven Augustinian Recollect deacons held at Our Lady of Consolation Parish. After the long years of seminary formation, seven religious friars of the Order of Augustinian Recollects were solemnly ordained to the priestly … Read more