“The Augustinian Recollect family does not resist the Spirit”

By Agustinos Recoletos / June 7, 2022 /

Prior General Miguel Angel Hernandez held his first meeting with the Augustinian Recollects Sisters in Manila and encouraged them not to resist the Holy Spirit. On the eve of the Solemnity of Pentecost, the Prior General, Miguel Ángel Hernández, was for the first time with the Augustinian Recollects Sisters. Taking advantage of his visit to…

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2021 Christmas Message from the Prior General

By Agustinos Recoletos / December 23, 2021 /

As we celebrate Christmas,let us walk together and look up at the sky,let us follow the star of hope at night,let us discover ways of humility,roads that lead to the heart. Let us listen to the voice of those who want to live,let us listen to all those who ask for bread and love,let us…

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“Be not afraid, the Lord is with us”: Fray Miró, OAR

By Agustinos Recoletos / December 2, 2021 /

Note: This article was translated from the original Spanish article posted in the official website of the Order of Augustinian Recollects ( The Prior General presided over the opening Eucharist for the 400th anniversary of the first General Chapter, highlighting the “new horizons of life and hope” that will open up in this year of…

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1621-2021: Four centuries of the First General Chapter

By Agustinos Recoletos / November 29, 2021 /

The Order of Augustinian Recollects will begin to celebrate on November 29 the 400th anniversary of the first general chapter, held in 1621 in the historic convent of Madrid. November 19, 1621. It is the date of the beginning of the first general chapter of the Augustinian Recollects. We are in Madrid, in the convent whose…

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Prayers for the 56th General Chapter

By Agustinos Recoletos / November 26, 2021 /

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Happy birthday Fray Miro!

By Agustinos Recoletos / September 2, 2021 /
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Message of the Prior General on the Solemnity of Saint Joseph

By Agustinos Recoletos / March 19, 2021 /

TO THE ENTIRE AUGUSTINIAN RECOLLECT FAMILY Dear brothers and sisters: Let us celebrate with joy the Solemnity of Saint Joseph. We thank the Lord for the trust placed on St. Joseph, a just and hardworking man, in whose hands He entrusted the custody of the Family of Nazareth. Let us turn to him, Protector of…

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Christmas Message of the Prior General

By Agustinos Recoletos / December 25, 2020 /

Dear Brothers and Sisters, On the eve of the beginning of the Christmas festivities, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for all the work you have done this year, with the hope that 2021 will be full of new enthusiasm to meet the challenges of the future. I send you the…

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Message of Prior General on the occasion of the 432nd Anniversary of the Augustinian Recollection

By Agustinos Recoletos / December 5, 2020 /

Happy Anniversary! “With gratitude and hope we celebrate on December 5 the Anniversary of the Augustinian Recollection. After 432 years, the restlessness of those brothers who at the Chapter of the Augustinian Province of Castile expressed their desire to live a more evangelical life with poverty, prayer and apostolic service, remains alive in our hearts.…

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Witnessing to Poverty: A Blessing and A Challenge

By Agustinos Recoletos / October 12, 2020 /

«Happy are you poor, the Kingdom of God is yours!» (Lk 6,20) Pope Francis invited us, Augustinian Recollects, “to hold fast to the dream of Saint Augustine to live as brothers ‘with one heart and one soul’ (Rule 1, 2) with a renewed spirit”. And he explained further saying that it is a dream “that…

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