Life becomes history: communication, evangelization

By Agustinos Recoletos / May 30, 2020 /

ROME – On the occasion of the 54th World Day of Social Communications – which was held on Sunday, May 24 – the Communication Office of the Order of Augustinian Recollects, together with Arguments and Creatholic, organized on Saturday May 23 a webinar under the title “Life becomes history.” With the same motto as the…

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"Moved by the Spirit" from a historian's perspective

By Modesto Sao-noy / December 6, 2019 /

Note: This is the complete text of Prof. Modesto Sao-noy’s review about the Album of Religious and Communites “Moved by the Spirit” delivered during the book launch of the said publication on the occasion of the 21st founding anniversary of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno last November 28, 2019. This is the title of…

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In Pictures: Meeting of General and Provincial Secretaries

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / May 11, 2019 /

Rome, ITALY–The General Secretary of the Order of Augustinian Recollects, Fray Juan Pablo Martinéz, OAR, convoked a meeting with four Provincial Secretaries, namely, Fray Juan Manuel Zanutti, OAR, from Province of Santo Tomas de Villanueva; Fray Benjamin Miguélez, OAR, from the Province of San Nicolas de Tolentino; Fray Juan de Dios, OAR, from the Province…

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Cebu Archdiocese hosts 1st Social Media Summit

By Fray Jessriel Marcha, OAR / December 21, 2018 /

CEBU CITY—The Commission on Social Communications of the Archdiocese of Cebu organized the 1st Social Media Summit last December 15, 2018. It was participated by different organizations and parishioners, particularly by members of the Committee on Social Communications of the parishes in Cebu and other religious congregations. Three Augustinian Recollect friars, namely, Frays Virgilio Calalang,…

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Novices undergo communications workshop

By Bro. Efren Ocon / July 10, 2018 /

The Provincial Secretary of the Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno, Fray Jose Ernil “Tol” F. Almayo, OAR, conducted a seminar-workshop on news-writing to the newly accepted Novices last July 10, 2018.  The session started at 8:45 in the morning and was held at Provincial house in Quezon City. Fr. Almayo discussed about the Commission on…

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Fr. Pedro “Pete” Escanillas passes away

By Frei Bo / August 9, 2017 /

On a summer of 2016, at lunch time, the priests recalled the younger years of Fr. Pete. He was tall, handsome, and athletic. He was champion in Archery. He led the Sports and Athletics of the University. During the 80’s, Pete was the heartthrob of this campus. Fray Pete heard the conversation and was grinning.…

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By Frei Bo / June 8, 2017 /
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Message Of His Holiness Pope Francis for The 51st World Communications Day

By Frei Bo / May 28, 2017 /

“Fear not, for I am with you” (Is 43:5):  Communicating Hope and Trust in our Time Access to the media – thanks to technological progress – makes it possible for countless people to share news instantly and spread it widely. That news may be good or bad, true or false. The early Christians compared the…

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Fr. Provincial’s Message on the 1st Recoletos Film Festival

By Frei Bo / March 31, 2017 /

“We go where the Church needs us” (Speech delivered by Prior Provincial Fr. Dionisio Selma, OAR during the 1st Recoletos Film Festival organized by USJ-R and the Recoletos Communications, Inc. (RCI) at the SM Seaside City Cebu Mountain Wing Atrium last March 26, 2017) [To the organizers and sponsors of this 1st Recoletos Film Festival:…

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Provincial speaks to the brothers on OAR day

By Frei Bo / December 7, 2016 /
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