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Sto. Niño devotees asked to avoid taking selfies during Masses

By: - Senior Reporter / @adorCDN
/ 03:12 PM January 08, 2019

CEBU CITY — Refrain from taking selfies.

The Augustinian fathers of the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño appealed to devotees to practice self-restraint and to avoid taking photographs of themselves and others especially while the Masses are going on.

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“We come here (basilica) to attend the Mass. Hence, let us put ourselves in prayer,” said Fr. Pacifico “Jun” Nohara Jr., OSA, the rector of the centuries-old church.

The 454th Fiesta Señor celebration, or the Feast of the Señor Sto. Niño, begins with a solemn dawn procession dubbed “Walk with Jesus” from Fuente Osmeña to the basilica on Thursday, January 10.

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