7 Pilgrim Churches in Manila Near The Airport

7 Pilgrim Churches in Manila Near The Airport

This summer, aside from being one of the hottest destination in Southeast Asia for all things fun and beach, the culture-rich Philippines is also known as one of the best places for Catholic pilgrims and religious travelers especially during lent.

PAUL, APOSTLE OF CHRIST – An SM Cinema Holy Week Exclusive

PAUL, APOSTLE OF CHRIST – An SM Cinema Holy Week Exclusive

This Lenten season, witness the all-too-real story of “Paul, Apostle of Christ,” exclusively at SM Cinema beginning on March 23. Purveyed in the perspective of the Apostle Luke, the film depicts Paul in the midst of a brutal Roman campaign

Experience Serenity This Holy Week at F1 Hotel Manila

Experience Serenity This Holy Week at F1 Hotel Manila

Gather your friends and family and let F1 Hotel Manila be your retreat getaway this coming Holy Week. Fulfill your Lenten traditions and have your relaxing vacation without the hassle of traveling outside of Mega Manila. Tranquility doesn’t have to

VIA CRUCIS 2014: A Penitential Walk For Good Weather

VIA CRUCIS 2014: A Penitential Walk For Good Weather

VIA CRUCIS is latin for the Way of The Cross.  It is a Catholic Holy Week tradition that commemorates the Passion of Jesus and held on Good Friday before 3 in the afternoon.  There are a total 14 stations and

Rescue5 Cited for Lifesaving Programs, Launches Aid Stations for Holy week

Rescue5 Cited for Lifesaving Programs, Launches Aid Stations for Holy week

Rescue5 is once again recognized for its practice of cause journalism and its exceptional contribution to Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM). The Rescue5 team, led by TV5 Public Service Head Sherryl Yao and News5 Anchor Paolo Bediones, received an award for Most Appreciated TV Network

VISITA IGLESIA 2013

VISITA IGLESIA 2013

Our family’s Lenten commitment includes the Visita Iglesia during Maundy Thursday.  This year, instead of planning an itinerary for the usual seven churches, we decided to just visit the Churches in and near the Paco area.  We were able to

HOLY WEEK Traditions in the Philippines

HOLY WEEK Traditions in the Philippines

LENT also known as Quadragesima or Quaresma is the 40 day period in the Catholic Litugical Year commemorating the Paschal Mystery (the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ). It is celebrated by many Christian denominations all around the globe

TV: GMA Holy Week Program Schedules 2012

GMA Network presents a special Lenten programming schedule on Maundy Thursday (April 5), Good Friday (April 6) and Black Saturday (April 7). Maundy Thursday opens with the strip of kids cartoon treats including the all-time favorite “Tom and Jerry” at 8am; followed by “Jackie

Visita Iglesia 2011

VISITA IGLESIA 2011 It’s been a yearly tradition for all Catholic Filipinos to conduct a pilgrimage while doing the Via Crucis or the Way of the Cross (Station of the Cross). This tradition have evolved in many forms.  It started

New Vocabularies (for the Holy week)

It’s been three days now and i’m still laughing :)) Tam and Neo (My 12 year old) got a dose of new vocabularies from Sky (my 6 year old) when they went to Mass last Sunday. From what they’ve told

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