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‘Black Nazarene will always be there for you’

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A Catholic devotee is carried to an ambulance after fainting during the raucous procession of the centuries-old image of the Black Nazarene in celebration of its feast day Wednesday Jan. 9, 2013 in Manila. AP FILE PHOTO

Every year countless barefoot devotees who pack to the city of Manila to take part in the daylong Feast of the Black Nazarene face mishaps or fall ill in the middle of the “traslacion” or the transfer of the religious icon to Quiapo Church but they are all worth it, they say.

Posted: January 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Black Nazarene procession reaches Sta. Cruz, Manila

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Roughly after some six hours of waiting, the procession carrying the sacred image of the Black Nazarene arrived in Sta. Cruz in Manila Wednesday afternoon where thousands of devotees gather.

Posted: January 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Red Cross reports minor injuries in Black Nazarene procession

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Black Nazarene. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

With the authorities expecting crowds to reach 9 million this year for the Feast of the Black Nazarene, it is likely that some of the barefoot devotees will come across harm at some point.

Posted: January 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Black Nazarene procession nearing McArthur Bridge

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The Black Nazarene procession is now coming closer to the McArthur Bridge, one of the two aging bridges in Manila that the Department of Public Works and Highways said may not hold the unusual heavy load of devotees that would pass by it due to its age.

Posted: January 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Up to 6 people collapse as Black Nazarene passes through Manila shrine

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Liwasang Bonifacio Shrine. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

At least six people collapsed and were given medical treatment at the Liwasang Bonifacio Shrine in Manila as the procession of the Black Nazarene passed through the monument.

Posted: January 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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