Bishop Darío Quintana received his episcopal ordination in the cathedral of Mar de Plata accompanied by the faithful of the new diocese of which he will be auxiliary bishop.
On December 4 - the eve of the Recollection - the young religious made the solemn profession of his vows in the Ciudad de los Niños, in Costa Rica, accompanied by his family.
The first representation of the Guadalupana that arrived in Rome was replaced in the Church of San Ildefonso and Santo Tomás de Villanueva on its 400th anniversary.
The Augustinian Recollect Rhuam Ferreira Rodrigues de Almeida received the priesthood in the San Juan Bautista parish in Muqui (Brazil), where he is originally from.
César Irigoín and Augusto Uriarte received the priestly ordination in the parish of Santa Monica de Chota coinciding with the solemnity of San Agustín.
Pope Francis received the teachers and students - Augustinian Recollects, among them - from the Institutum Patristicum Augustinianum on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.