Formation Year Commences with Mass of the Holy Spirit

By: Bro. Sean Cass Alvarez BAGUIO CITY — Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary commences the formation year with the Mass of the Holy Spirit presided by Rev. Fr. Bernard C. Amparado, OAR, last August 21, 2021. The seminary rector emphasized the importance of the Holy Spirit’s role not just on individual’s life, but the Church as a…

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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.…

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CaReS Opens Intramurals 2020

By: Bro. Jesse Meer E. Alipes Baguio City ­– Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary opens Intramurals 2020 last Thursday, September 24, 2020. “A Display of God Centeredness and Self-Discipline towards a Holistic Community,” is this year’s Intramurals’ Theme. The seminarians are divided into five teams with two religious formators accompanying each team. This year’s teams are as…

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Opening Recollection emphasized on Vocation

Baguio City – Do not be afraid. Rev. Fr. Alan Jacinto, OAR, told the seminarians to embrace the problems and not run from it during the annual opening recollection he gave to the Seminarians of Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary last September 6, 2020. Fr. Jacinto, who is the National Vocation Director of the Province of St.…

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Fr. Rector: God may be silent, but never absent

Baguio City – The Rector of Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary is the main celebrant of the Mass of the Holy Spirit last September 5, 2020 at the Capilla de Nuestra Señora del Pilar. In his sermon, Rev. Fr. Bernard C. Amparado, OAR encouraged everyone to have faith in God’s mysterious ways of revealing the truth amidst…

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