Jornadas de Filosofia 2021 Culminates with Quiz Bee and Awarding Ceremony

By Jesse Meer Alipes | April 17, 2021

Baguio City— The four fraternities of seminarians competed for the last time in the Philosophical Quiz Bee as Jornadas de Filosofia 2021 culminates last April 16, 2021. A team of four members represented each fraternity from different year levels for the Philosophical Quiz Bee composed of three rounds—easy, average, and difficult. Fraternidad de Jesus Nazareno…

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Jornadas de Filosofia 2021 Day 4 — The Mercifuls won the Amazing Race.

Baguio City— Seminarians proved to be both brains and brawns on the fourth day of Jornadas de Filosofia 2021 with the Amazing Race last April 15, 2021. The four confraternities gave their best for the Amazing Race that took place in the vast seminary grounds having each five stations all over the compound pushing the…

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Jornadas de Filosofia 2021Day 3: Group Extemporaneous Speaking

Baguio City— Jornadas de Filosofia carries on to the third day with the Group Extemporaneous Speaking contest last April 14, 2021 held at Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary Mini-Theatre. For two minutes, each participant answered the question picked by him taken from the Philosophy courses of 12th grade to 4th Year College, such as Theodicy, Metaphysics, Logic,…

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Jornadas de Filosofia 2021 Day 2: Essay Writing Contest

Baguio City—Intellectual travails continue on the second day of Jornadas de Filosofia 2021 April 22, 2021 with the Essay Writing Contest. For an hour, two representatives from each fraternity— one for English and another for Filipino categories— poured forth their writing prowess on the theme “Philosophy: Seeking the Truth as a Community,” in the said…

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Jornadas de Filosofia 2021—Philosophy: Seeking the Truth as a Community

Baguio City— Jornadas de Filosofia (Philosophy Days) kicks off with a Bulletin Board Contest last April 12, 2021 with the theme “Philosophy: Seeking Truth as a Community.” The theme is taken from the 2021 motto and objective of the Educational Apostolate of the Order of Augustinian Recollects, “Let’s Seek the Truth Together” an invitation which…

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Inmates, Indigent Families Recipients of CaReS Gift-Giving Activity

BAGUIO CITY— 250 Inmates of the Baguio City Jail and 110 indigent families were the beneficiaries of the Christmas Gift-Giving Activity of Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary last December 27, 2020. The Christmas Gift-giving activity of the CaReS is held annually on the last week of December. “This yearly event is done in order to share the…

Fr. Bernard Amparado admisneters the blessiong of the newly-renovated Sala de Estudio

Sala de Estudio inaugurated on the Feast of St. Thomas of Villanova

By: Br. Jesse Meer E. Alipes Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary inaugurates and blesses Sala de Estudio last November 25, 2020 on the feast of St. Thomas of Villanova. Rev. Fr. Bernard C. Amparado, OAR, Seminary Rector, administered the blessing of the newly-renovated Sala de Estudio or study room and learning resource center. Fr. Amparado together with…

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Three Personnel Receive Service Award

By: Br. Jesse Meer E. Alipes Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary recognizes three personnel for their invaluable service to the seminary last November 7, 2020 at the Capilla de Nuestra Señora del Pilar Chapel. The service awardees for this year are Judy Estabillo, ground maintenance personnel, for 30 years of service; Joyvell Dioquino-Camero, administrative staff for 15…

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Province receives Twenty One New Postulants

BAGUIO CITY ­– The Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno of the Order of the Augustinian Recollects received twenty one postulants last October 12, 2020, at Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary. On the same day, the seminary celebrated the feast of Nuestra Señora del Pilar, its Patroness. “Man is Homo Simbolorum (Man of Signs) and the habit is…

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Formators’ Day a Tribute to Teachers

BAGUIO CITY – Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary holds 2nd Formators’ Appreciation Day last October 5, 2020. The celebration, which is in harmony with the World Teachers’ Day, was a tribute for the lay formators for their service to the seminary throughout the years. “Giving the opening remarks for such an occasion is not difficult,” said Rev.…