Generalate

Gifted to Give: ARCORES President Jaazeal Jakosalem OAR receives award in Rome

By Agustinos Recoletos / November 9, 2023 / Comments Off on Gifted to Give: ARCORES President Jaazeal Jakosalem OAR receives award in Rome

ROME, Italy – Last Friday, November 3, the Philippine Embassy to the Holy See recognized his outstanding leadership and service in the framework of the V Centenary Celebration of the Christianization of the Philippines, under the theme “Gifted to Give”. The Philippine Embassy to the Vatican praised Jakosalem’s commitment to both the Catholic Church and…

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Draw everyone to the love of God!

By Agustinos Recoletos / October 18, 2023 / Comments Off on Draw everyone to the love of God!

The month of October in the Church is the missionary month par excellence. From the Philippine Islands, the main mission of the Augustinian Recollects for more than four centuries, specifically from Palawan, the Prior General shares with us some reflections on our missions and the missionary spirit. Although our Order, in its origin, was not…

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The Prior General begins his visit to the communities of Asia

By Agustinos Recoletos / October 3, 2023 / Comments Off on The Prior General begins his visit to the communities of Asia

From October 2 to November 30, the Prior General, Br. Miguel Ángel Hernández, will visit the communities of the San Ezequiel Moreno Province in the Philippines, Vietnam, the Mariana Islands and Indonesia. This visit is part of the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the creation of the Province whose holder is the former bishop of Pasto and…

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This is how the JAR Synod will work

By Agustinos Recoletos / July 21, 2023 / Comments Off on This is how the JAR Synod will work

The young people will work on all the themes for the revitalization of the JARs jointly in the synodal assembly and in groups. For the first time, the AR will hold a Synod to revitalize the Augustinian Recollect youth movement. For five days they will analyze the reality of the JARs in the world and…

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If I were born again, I would be an Augustinian Recollect again

By Agustinos Recoletos / June 24, 2023 / Comments Off on If I were born again, I would be an Augustinian Recollect again

The Prior Provincial of the Province of San Ezequiel Moreno, Fray Bernard Amparado, assures that his vocation as an Augustinian Recollect is “my own identity”. Fray Bernard Cañada Amparado has been an Augustinian Recollect for more than three decades. Even today, he would not change the decision he made more than 30 years ago: “If…

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Message of the Prior General for the Feast of Saints Alypius and Posidius

By Agustinos Recoletos / May 16, 2023 / Comments Off on Message of the Prior General for the Feast of Saints Alypius and Posidius

The Prior General addressed a letter to the youth of the Recollect Augustinian Youth on the occasion of the feast of Saints Alipio and Posidio, patrons of the RAY. On the feast of Saints Alypius and Possidius, the patron saints of the Augustinian Recollect Youth, I would like to address all the RAY members to…

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Prior General visits Central America

By Agustinos Recoletos / May 10, 2023 / Comments Off on Prior General visits Central America

Friar Miguel Angel Hernandez begins a fraternal visit to the communities and ministries of Panama, Cuba, Guatemala, Dominican Republic and Costa Rica. The Prior General begins this Tuesday, May 8, a two-month fraternal visit to the communities and ministries of Panama, Cuba, Guatemala, Dominican Republic and Costa Rica. Friar Miguel Angel Hernandez will get to…

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A fraternal encounter with the Provinces

By Agustinos Recoletos / April 18, 2023 / Comments Off on A fraternal encounter with the Provinces

From April 17 to 21, the Prior General and his Council will hold their annual meeting with the four provincial priors for the first time since the 56th General Chapter. The Prior General, Fray Miguel Ángel Hernández, and his General Council will meet from April 17 to 21 with the provincial priors of the four…

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Four topics to deepen in four years

By Agustinos Recoletos / March 31, 2023 / Comments Off on Four topics to deepen in four years

The Prior General has announced the mottos on which the Order will work, in ministries and formation, in the next four years. The Prior General, Friar Miguel Angel Hernandez, has made official the themes on which the Order will work in communities, parishes, educational centers and social projects during the next four years. In a…

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Message of the Prior General one year after the 56th General Chapter

By Agustinos Recoletos / March 20, 2023 / Comments Off on Message of the Prior General one year after the 56th General Chapter

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace. Dear Brothers: Next week marks one year since the closing of the 56th General Chapter. We do not forget the reverberations of that beautiful experience of communion and synodality which our Order lived and which has been followed by the chapters of the four…

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