March 30, 2020

Last month Austin Friars School in Carlisle, Cumbria, held an inaugural Augustinian Educators Weekend, welcoming staff from Augustinian schools across Europe to participate in a dynamic forum of ideas, exploring the ways that international Augustinian schools can work...

March 19, 2020

The Augustinian Order invites the entire Augustinian Family of friars, sisters, relatives, friends, and collaborators to join together in a day of prayer, "United Against the Coronavirus" on Friday, March 20, 2020.

The downloadable prayer below can be used by individual...

February 28, 2020

 An extract from the book "Making room for others" written by Fr Paul Graham. O.S.A.First published in the Catholic Gazette (March 2000) 20-22, with the title ‘Praying with Saint Augustine’.

‘You have made us for yourself and our hearts are restless until they rest in y...

February 8, 2020

Bishop William McNaughton MM, RIP

The American bishop, William McNaughton, a Maryknoll Missionary, who invited the Augustinians to his diocese of Incheon in South Korea, died peacefully in the United States at the age of 93on 3 February. He had been living in retirement...

January 31, 2020

In recent weeks the Augustinians have announced that we will be withdrawing from the parish of St Joseph’s, Edinburgh, soon after Easter 2020. Sadly, this will bring to an end our presence in Scotland.

The community of three friars will be taking up new appointments. In...

January 20, 2020

On the 8th of January Adrian Chiles had an article in The Guardian. It was a reminiscence of his journey of faith and of how he was helped by Fr Ben. Here is the final paragraph:

‘Just be still: all you have to do is be still and the truth will come to you. That’s all t...

January 20, 2020

Having celebrated his 94th birthday on Christmas Eve and been congratulated by Pope Francis after the Vigil Mass in St Peter’s Basilica that evening, Cardinal Prosper Grech OSA, the only living Augustinian cardinal, died suddenly of a heart attack on 30 December 2019....

December 11, 2019

The Province of England & Scotland celebrated on December 10th at St Augustine's Church, Hammersmith, the Simple Profession of Vows of Brother David Tan as his spiritual novitiate year was ending. 


He made his Simple Profession of Vows as an Augustinian friar, and...

December 9, 2019

Fr Paul Graham O.S.A. and Sr Anne Olayemi Falola O.L.A. of the Africa Working Group of the Unions of Superior Generals, 6 Dec 2019

‘[You] can assist the community of nations on the way to peace, sisterhood and brotherhood...’. With these words, Pope Francis addressed th...

November 25, 2019

This article was also written to coincide with the 16th centenary of Augustine’s conversion, and originally published in Signum (3 February 1986) 3-6, the former documentary service for religious in England and Wales.  It subsequently appeared in the United States, in...

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