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Saint Joseph the Worker Cathedrals in the Philippines

In 1955, Pope Pius XII instituted the feast of Saint Joseph the Worker in response to workers’ observance of the “May Day” Holiday. This led to the annual celebration of the said feast coinciding with the historic day of honor for workers worldwide. Joseph, the Lord’s foster father, was a

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Seven Churches You May Visit in Manila for Visita Iglesia

During Holy Week, Catholics go the extra mile in their practice of penitence. Thousands of faithful visit churches to pray the Via Crucis or Stations of the Cross. Walking through seven churches, devoted pilgrims pray two stations in each church they visit. Here is a route to seven churches in

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National Shrines in the Philippines

Devotion and piety inspire the Catholic faithful to go on pilgrimage to churches and sacred places. A shrine, for example, is visited by thousands of pilgrims to practice their devotion. The Philippines has been home to numerous shrines with some approved by its Episcopal Conference to be a national shrine.

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Baroque Churches in the Philippines | World Heritage Churches

“All this,” said David, “the LORD made me understand in writing by His hand upon me, all the details of this pattern.” (1 Chronicles 28:19) Theatrical, dramatic, and grandiose – these are some of the features of Baroque architecture. Aesthetic details that impress the eye as well create an influential

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Mental Health Care

Counseling Groups One Can Reach Mental illness is a reality that most people are prone to experience, but only few people recognize. With the current situation of pandemic, most vulnerable people are grasping hard to nourish their mental health. And with the stress and pressure of day to day challenges,

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Catholic Hospitals in Metro Manila

The Catholic Church, according to statistics, is one of the largest providers of health care in the Philippines. In Metro Manila, some hospitals happened to be founded by religious congregations or the diocese – visioning the institution to be Christ-centered. Here is a list of Catholic Hospitals in Metro Manila

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