RST Students’ Annual Excursion

April 11, 2019 – RST students travelled to Little Bridge Resort, Taal, Batangas for the annual excursion. The theology students left RST at around 5:00 in the morning. The excursion included a side trip to the Shrine of St. Martin de Tours for prayers and some pictorials for souvenir purposes.  The Mass was celebrated at … Read more

Treading “El Camino de San Ezekiel”

Since April 9, 2019 was a national holiday to commemorate the Araw ng Kagitingan, it was decided that the community will go on a pilgrimage on foot to the St. Ezekiel Moreno Novitiate – Recoletos (SEMoNoRe)  in Antipolo City. In preparation for the event, Rev. Fr. Lauro V. Larlar, OAR gave a talk on being … Read more

Br. Arun David defended his Masteral Thesis

Br. Arun David defended his Masteral Thesis on “The Eucharist as center of Guanellian Institute” last  March 20, 2019 at 2 pm at Recoletos School of Theology. The defense was successfully made before the panel members: Fr. Kenneth Joseph L. Onda, OAR, Fr. Ranielle P. Pineda, Fr. James C. Castelo, OAR, and his adviser Fr. … Read more

Despedida and Birthday Celebrations

March 16 2019 — The Recoletos Formation Center held a two-fold celebration: the despedida party for Fray Francisco Javier Monroy, OAR and the advanced birthday celebration of Fray José Enrico Gallego, OAR. This bipartite celebration was held in the seminary refectory at 7:00 in the evening. The program started with a prayer. Then the brothers … Read more

Archbishop Socrates B. Villegas, D.D. Donates to the Augustinian Recollects the Parish of Our Lady of the Visitation, Urbiztondo, Pangasinan

Archbishop Socrates Villegas, D.D., Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan, donates to the Augustinian Recollects the Parish of Our Lady of the Visitation, Urbiztondo, Pangasinan, in the presence of Fr. Miguel Mirò, Prior General of the Order of Augustinian Recollects last March 15, 2019. Bishop Socrates and Fr. Selma, on the altar of the Parish … Read more

Fray Charlemagne D. Marin Successfully Defends Final Thesis

March 13, 2019, 3:00 PM commences the final thesis defense of graduating students of the Recoletos School of Theology starting with Fray Charlemagne D. Marin, Jr., OAR. His thesis work was on Church History entitled “The Augustinian Recollect Contributions in the Evangelization of Romblon (1635-1933).” His adviser was Professor Emmanuel Luis Romanillos. The thesis defense … Read more

RST Holds Second Semester Preliminary Examinations

RST held the preliminary examination for the second semester last March 11- 15, 2019. Theology students enrolled for the semester were in examination mode as these academic exercises were preparatory for the finals to be held towards the last weeks of May. Students have been preparing for this preliminary examination since the start of February. … Read more

Prior General of the OAR, Fray Miguel Miró, OAR, accompanied by General Councilors—Fr. Javier Monroy, OAR, and Fray Raul Buhay—conducted renewal visit at Recoletos Formation Center

Recoletos Formation Center, Mira-Nila Homes, Quezon City – Early morning of March 08, 2019, the Prior General of the Order of Augustinian Recollects, Fray Miguel Miró, OAR, Fr. Javier Monroy, OAR, General Councilor and Secretary General on Formation and Spirituality, and Fray Raul Buhay, OAR, General Councilor and Secretary General Apostolate  arrived at Recoletos Formation … Read more