By Tonette Orejas
Two ivory images included in the 1790 inventory of the St. James the Apostle Church in the old district of Betis in Guagua town, Pampanga province, were stolen either on Sunday night or early Monday morning, the town’s parish priest told the Philippine Daily Inquirer on Monday.
By Gabriel Cardinoza
On ordinary days, the image of the Our Lady of the Rosary of Manaoag wears a sky blue cape with matching secondary veil and apron. But at the start of Lent, on Ash Wednesday, her vestment is changed to purple.
By Jason Baguia
Today’s feast of the birthday of the Blessed Virgin Mary is not a very big celebration in Catholic countries outside the Philippines.
By loreen sarmiento
Today, September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 114 days remaining until the end of the year.
By Jhunnex Napallacan
A statue of Virgin Mary popular in Lapu-Lapu City lost several pieces of jewelry in a burglary that also led to the loss of cash donations being kept at the religious icon’s shrine.