March 6, 2021 – Augustinian eNews

Augustinian eNews

Augustinian eNews
Virtual Series on the
Sacraments of Healing and Commitment
Our parish of St. Augustine in Philadelphia is presenting a virtual five-part series on the Sacraments of Healing and Commitment.The remaining dates of the series are March 9th, 16th and 23rd from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Discussing Holy Orders will be two friars: Fr. Don Reilly, O.S.A., Head of School at Malvern Prep (pictured left), and recently ordained Fr. Dan Madden, O.S.A. of Merrimack College (pictured right). 
Augustinian Volunteers Virtual Open House
The Augustinian Volunteers are hosting a Virtual Open House on March 15th-17th, 2021. If you are or know someone 21-29 years old looking for an opportunity to devote a year to service, community and spirituality, this is a great way to learn more about the AVs!
New Book Available
Three Sons of Salamanca tells the story of three individuals who were not related by blood, but by the common profession of religious vows and the shared experience of religious formation obtained in a common setting. Canonized saints, John of Sahagun, Thomas of Villanova, and Alonso de Orozco, were members of Saint Augustine Friary in Spain. Three Sons of Salamanca describes the communality and individuality of these three Augustinian Friars. Author, Fr. Michael Di Gregorio, O.S.A. hopes that their lives will inspire and motivate others on the path of discipleship.
Digital Winter 2021 AUGUSTINIAN
Access the digital magazine for expanded content and more! See how Fr. Bob Murray, O.S.A., and Fr. Tony Burrascano, O.S.A., came to the Augustinians. Learn about the Augustinian tradition of self-awareness from the Mind Body Soul feature by Fr. David Cregan, O.S.A. Explore what’s happening in the Around the Province feature, and more!
ADROP Mass of Thanksgiving
Please join the Augustinian Defenders of the Rights of The Poor for our annual mass of thanksgiving. This year, we’ll have a beautiful, virtual gathering for all who love and believe in the mission of A.D.R.O.P. This will include a special, interactive Mass. Come celebrate the Eucharist and support us in our work to build community in South Philadelphia and beyond through wellness, education and justice.
Mark your Calendars for Part 2!
The next Justice and Peace Webinar Series: Dignity of the Human Person and Immigration is March 24th at 7:30 P.M. Presenters are Lacie Ann Michaelson, MA and Jessica Eischen, Immigration Paralegal, Unity Clinic Volunteer.
Be A Giving Day Ambassador!
The Province is gearing up for its first-ever giving day—Tolle Lege Day—on Saturday, April 24, 2021. Ambassadors are needed to help us spread the word and reach out to friends of the Augustinians. We will provide messaging and images to share on your social media networks, and you can track the difference you make in securing gifts for the Province. Look who has already volunteered here. Won’t you consider joining them? It’s easy and will only take a few minutes of your time. Your involvement will make a difference. Learn more here.
“Let there be in mild-mannered and humble spirits a compassionate ease in forgiving. Let the one who has done an injury ask pardon; let the one who has suffered an injury grant pardon; so that we may not be possessed by Satan, whose triumph is the discord of Christians.”

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