A Solemn Visit to the National Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes in N.S. Amoranto

It was sunny afternoon last week, when we visited the Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes located along N.S. Amoranto ( formerly known as Retiro street) corner Kanlaon street. National Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes We would often pass along their stretch of street on our way to Muñoz in Quezon City. Sometimes the […]

Marikina Culinary and Heritage Tour part 2

Marikina City altar We proceed with the tour around the Iglesia Filipina Independiente or the Aglipayan Church.  The group saw the church choir rehearsing for holy week . Birhen  Maria Mulawin   Mulawin aka Molave  ( Premna integrifolia )  is a tree species reaching a height of about 10 meters, that is found in Southeast […]

Bulacan Culinary and Heritage Tour part 2

  Malolos City , Bulacan province -Philippines Malolos Cathedral also known as Our Lady of the Immaculate Concepcion Minor Basilica After we toured the Malolos Cityhall, Our next stop was the Malolos Cathedral which is just a few meters away from the Barasoain Church . The church a neoclassical church completed 1817  destroyed by earthquake in […]

Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto in San Jose del Monte , Bulacan

Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto complex ,  San Jose del Monte City – Bulacan province I woke up early morning and quickly packed my things, this is like a yearly retreat to the famous Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto Shrine in San Jose del Monte City of  Bulacan. Our Lady of Mercy Shrine in Novaliches […]

Regina Caeli: Pontifically Crowned Marian Statues in the Philippines at San Agustin Convent

San Agustin museum and convent became the site of the Marian exhibit entitled “Regina Caeli”. The marian exhibit aims to show that the Philippines is “Pueblo Amante de Maria” or a people in love with Mary.