Lessons from a defeat

« Originally posted  on: September 26, 2008, 03:23:32 PM » by Rev. Fr. Rene F. Paglinawan, OAR The silence was deafening, though outside the SSC-R Stags’ dugout the Cuneta Astrodome was filled with the noise of drums and cheers. Inside there was stunned silence. And very loooong. Most players were seated on the floor, some … [Read more...]

Places and Faces

« Originally posted on: May 07, 2008, 09:48:44 AM » by Rev. Fr. Rene F. Paglinawan, OAR “You might want the kalumpang kiosk”, the caretaker told me as I entered Tala beach. The beach is at the other end of our street in Calatrava, in northern Negros, and I am almost a daily patron when I vacation with a sister at our ancestral house in … [Read more...]

Paying a Debt

« Originally posted on: August 11, 2008, 09:45:56 AM » by Rev. Fr. Rene F. Paglinawan, OAR “Promises are made to be broken” is an expression you wished were not that common. But you hear it often and its frequency seems a confirmation of its truth. Against its tyranny, we can invoke another, not so that we fall from one tyrant to … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas

The SSC-R Community will be having a christmas party on Dec. 17, 2011 at the SSC-R Quadrangle at exactly 8:00AM. Suit up your party mood as we are getting ready to face another chapter of our Sebastinian Lives come year 2012! Bravo Baste! … [Read more...]

The Origin and Purpose of the Order of Augustinian Recollects

Among the many religious families, we find the Order of Augustinian Recollects. In the XVI Century, a number of religious of the Augustinian Province of Castle [Spain], moved by a special collective charism, expressed their desire to live with renewed fervor, and according to new norms, the type of consecrated life which St. Augustine … [Read more...]