EIGHTY-FOUR-year-old grandmother Ester Borromeo and her 10-year-old granddaughter joined thousands of devotees of Our Lady of Guadalupe to attend the final novena Mass to mark her feast day yesterday. Borromeo, a resident of barangay Guadalupe and her granddaughter listened to Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma as he spoke about the blessed Virgin Mary of Guadalupe’s continued […]
By Tonette Orejas
All church bells in the 34 parishes of the Diocese of Balanga in Bataan province will peal at noon Friday to demand the abolition of the pork barrel and decry the misuse and abuse of government funds, Bishop Ruperto Santos said.
By Doris Bongcac
, Jason Baguia
More than 100 boats joined the Sto. Niño fluvial procession that started after 6 a.m. on Saturday as hundreds of devotees lined the port area from Ouano Wharf in Mandaue City to the Cebu City port.
Thousands of devotees started the feast of the Señor Sto. Niño de Cebu with a colorful fluvial parade at the Mactan Channel. Dozens of boats, barges and cruise ships, packed with devotees, escorted the MV Santo Niño de Cebu carrying an image of the Holy Child Jesus that was blessed by Blessed John Paul II.