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Replica of Cebu’s Sto. Niño draws devotees to Manila’s walled city


The quiet walled city of Intramuros on Sunday burst in joy, pounding drums, street dancing and a shower of glittering confetti as the pilgrim image of the Sto. Niño arrived from Cebu.

Posted: May 26th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Dinagyang fest showcases Ilonggo resilience

MEMBERS of Tribu Salognon of Jaro National High School wow the audience with their colorful costumes and brisk movements during the Ati tribe dance contest of Iloilo’s Dinagyang Festival. GUIJO DUENAS/INQUIRER VISAYAS

Ilonggos refused to be held down by the destruction of Super Typhoon Yolanda as hundreds of thousands packed the streets of this city on Sunday, the final day of the Dinagyang Festival.

Posted: January 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Tagle urges faithful to be humble like Sto. Nino

Catholic devotees raise their images of the Infant Jesus known as Sto. Nino during a Mass officiated by Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, the Archbishop of Manila, to celebrate His feast day, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014 at Manila's Tondo district. Tagle appealed to the Catholic faithful to emulate the Sto. Niño for His child-like humility.  AP

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle on Sunday appealed to the Catholic faithful to emulate the Sto. Niño for His child-like humility.

Posted: January 20th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Faith amid tragedy in 2 festivals

SPRAY BLESSING.  A Roman Catholic lay minister sprays holy water with a hose to bless the images of the Sto. Niño carried by devotees during the Feast of Sto. Niño at the Santo Niño de Tondo Parish in Tondo, Manila, on Sunday. Grand festivals honoring the Child Jesus, such as the Sinulog in Cebu and the Ati-atihan in Aklan, were also held on Sunday. RICHARD A. REYES

Stories of faith and environmental protection, and the importance of family were told by 35 contingents that participated in the Sinulog 2014 dance competition in Cebu City.

Posted: January 20th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Millions turn out for Sto. Niño procession in Cebu


Throngs estimated by the police at 3.2 million people lined the streets of Cebu City or joined a solemn procession traditionally held on the eve of the feast of the Child Jesus or Señor Sto. Niño under overcast skies.

Posted: January 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »