The Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno Celebrated It’s 20th Founding Anniversary

The Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno celebrated its 20thFounding Anniversary at the Recoletos Formation Center, Mira-Nila Homes, Quezon City last November 27-28, 2018. A two-day celebration was organized. The first day festivities, intended exclusively for the Recollect friars of the Province, started with a Eucharistic celebration presided by His Excellency, Most Rev. Teodoro C. Bacani, … Read more

RST Theology Students Joined the Guanella Basketball Tournament 2018

RST students from various congregations joined a basketball tournament in preparation for the feast of the founder of the Servants of Charity (Servi della Carita)–St. Luigi Guanella.  The feast was  celebrated last October 24, 2018. The invited four (4) teams from different religious congregation for the basketball were: The Order of St. Augustine (OSA), The … Read more

RST Examination Week

RST held the preliminary examinations last October 8-12, 2018. In line with intellectual training and academic assessment demanded for doctrinal, spiritual, scriptural, historical, liturgical and moral qualifications for priesthood, RST students in all levels took their preliminary examinations. Each year level was slated to take examinations either in oral or written form depending on the … Read more

AR and OAR formands take the Licensure Examination for Teachers

Pursuant to the Republic Act # 7836 otherwise known as “Philippine Teachers Professionalization Act of 1994,” thirteen simple-professed Augustinian Recollect friars and seven simple-professed Augustinian Recollect sisters took the Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET).  This year’s LET was held at the Perpetual Help College of Manila, V. Concepcion Street, Sampaloc Manila last September 30, 2018 … Read more

Solemn Profession of Vows and the Rite of Renunciation at Recoletos Formation Center

Despite the super typhoon Ompong devastating the Northern part of the Philippines, the Order of Augustinian Recollects celebrated the scheduled solemn profession of vows of seven friars at the Our Lady of Consolation Parish last September 15, 2018. Presiding the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass was Rev. Fr. Dionisio Q. Selma, OAR, Prior Provincial of … Read more

Father Radni defends his Dissertation, Achieves Doctoral Title and Latin Award

UNIVERSITY OF STO. TOMAS, MANILA- Rev. Fr. Radni Caparas, OAR defended his dissertation entitled “The Christology of Saint Augustine in the Writings of Benedict XVI before his panelists:  Chairman: Fr. Rodel Aligan, OP, Members: Fr. Jose Antonio Aureada, OP, Fr. Virgilio Ojoy, OP, Fr. Jannel Abogado, OP, Fr. Rolando Mactal, OP.  His adviser was Msgr. … Read more

Welcome Party at RFC

On the 1st of September, the Recollect community, in an organized party, welcomed the fourteen (14) neophyte theologians—six (6) newly professed Recollect friars and eight (8) from Pious Unions of Clerics of the Disciples of Hope, Emmanuel Servants of the Holy Trinity, Oblates of the Alliance of the Two Hearts, and Missionaries of Mary Mother of … Read more