AUGUSTINIAN RECOLLECT NUNS
The Augustinian Recollect charism is share by the monasteries
of Augustinian Recollect Nuns or the Second Order born at the same time and
with the same spiritual aspirations as the first Augustinian Recollect friars.
The sisters by their contemplative life manifest this fundamental dimension of
AUGUSTINIAN RECOLLECT SISTERS
The congregations of the Augustinian Recollect Sisters,
Augustinian Recollect Sisters of the Heart of Jesus, the Augustinian Recollect
Missionary Sisters and the Augustinian Recollects Sister of Sick, each
conserving its particular identity and mission, all form a part of the
Augustinian Recollect Family.
AUGUSTINIAN RECOLLECT SECULAR
The members of the Augustinian Recollect Secular Fraternity,
in accordance with their condition as lay persons, commit themselves to live
the Gospel under the inspiration of the experience and spirituality of the
Order. They also pertain to the Augustinian Recollect family and participate in
its ideal, gifts, and fecundity.
AUGUSTINIAN RECOLLECT YOUTH
The Augustinian Recollects, working in 19 countries, make an
effort to form Christian groups of young people to live with joy a spirituality
based upon love and friendship and affiliated with the Augustinian Recollect
The Augustinian Recollect Youth has come into being as an
expression, among young people, of the life and style of St. Augustine as shared
with his friends and as imitated by his followers. The young people of these
groups seek to follow Jesus in accordance with the charism of St. Augustine who
has provided us with ideas and symbols which help in the daily living of the
In these groups, the young participants come to be united
spiritually to one another and committed to living the four essential
dimensions of the Christian life, that is, the formative, the collaborative,
the apostolic, and union in communion.