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Presidents of San Sebastian College-Recoletos, Manila


Rev. Fr. Constancio Peña (March 1941)

Rev. Fr. Gregorio Espiga (November 1945 – June 1946)

Rev. Fr. Bernardino Fabregat (July 1946 – 3 January 1947)

Rev. Fr. Pedro Zunzarren (January – 4 August 1947)

Rev. Fr. Constancio Peña (August 1947 – 31 May 1952)

Rev. Fr. Modesto Martinez (May 1952 – 22 May 1955)

Rev. Fr. Alejandro Reminez (22 May 1955 – 14 May 1958)

Rev. Fr. Constancio Peña (14 May 1958 – 1961) 

Rev. Fr. Alejandro Reminez (1961 – 1964) 

Rev. Fr. Antonio Ausejo (1964 – 1970) 

Rev. Fr. Jose Antonio Calvo (1970 – 1976) 

Rev. Fr. Juan Jose Goicoechea (1976 – 1979) 

Rev. Fr. Emeterio Buñao (1979 – 1982) 

Rev. Fr. Victor Jose Lluch (1982 – 1988)

Rev. Fr. Lauro Larlar (1988 – 1994) 

Rev. Fr. Dionisio Cachero (1994 – 2000) 

Rev. Fr. Constantino Real (2000 – 2003) 

Rev. Fr. Hernan Omecillo (2003 – 2006)

Rev. Fr. Dionisio Cachero (2006 – 2009) 

Rev. Fr. Anthony Morillo (2009 – 2012) 

Rev. Fr. Cristopher Maspara (2012 – 2015)

Rev. Fr. Nemesio D. Tolentin (2015 – present)

Rev. Fr. Cristopher C. Maspara, OAR, hailed from Cebu City. He had his simple profession on the 25th of April 1992, his solemn profession on the 10th of June 1995, and his ordination to the priesthood on the 5th of April 1997.

His grade school years were spent at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Academy in Minglanilla, Cebu; his secondary academic years were at the Colegio de Sto. Tomas – Recoletos in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental. He took his AB Major in Classical Philosophy at the Casiciaco Recoletos Seminary in Baguio City; and took up graduate studies at the San Sebastian College – Recoletos Manila (Master in Management for Educational Administration) and at the University of San Jose – Recoletos in Cebu City (Master of Arts in Theology).

Prior to his appointment as the current President of San Sebastian College – Recoletos Manila, he served as Prefect of Discipline at the Sto. Tomas de Villanueva – Recoletos Formation House  and as Campus Minister/Chaplain of the Colegio de Sto. Tomas – Recoletos both in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental from 1997 until 2003; Master of the Professed/Professor at the Recoletos Formation Center (Mira-Nila Homes, Tandang Sora, Quezon City) from 2003 until 2006; the Vice-President for Financeand High School Principal at the San Sebastian College – Recoletos de Cavite (Cavite City) from 2006 until 2009; and the Vice-President for Student Welfare of San Sebastian College – Recoletos Manila from 2009 until 2012.

He is President of San Sebastian College – Recoletos Manila since 2012.



SSC-R Manila President’s Inauguration Speech

SSC-R Manila President’s Inauguration Speech

by Rev. Fr. Nemesio D. Tolentin, OAR Thank you for an inspiring welcome and for that generous and moving introduction. Our Prior Provincial, Fr. Dionisio Selma, OAR; Fr. Julius Marcos, Vicar of the Province and REAP President; members of the School Board;...



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