The 5th educational meeting will take place from the 19th to the 22nd of November in the Brazilian city and will gather more than 80 Augustinian Recollect directors and teachers.
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.
The icon, a gift from the bishop of the diocese of San Carlos (Philippines), was created by the Augustinian Recollect Jaazeal Jakosalem and aims to make visible the problem of the so-called "sacadas".
The Augustinian Recollect nuns arrived in Colombia for the first time on June 12, 2018. Nearly one year old, they are happy for these first months in Bogotá.