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Here’s how to do the ‘Visita Iglesia’ on Holy Thursday

The Seven Churches Visitation (or Pilgrimage) is credited as beginning in Rome with St. Philip Neri in the 1500s

‘Washing of the Feet’ in Manila to include representatives of various...

Cardinal Jose Advincula of Manila will wash the feet of 12 persons from different sectors of society

Guimaras expects 30,000 pilgrims, visitors to ‘Holy Mountain’ during Holy Week

"Balaan Bukid" is the last stop of “Ang Pagtaltal sa Balaan Bukid,” a street play that will start at the town plaza of Jordan

Activists hold ‘Calvary’ procession in Manila’s streets to demand housing for...

The street play carried the theme “Calvary of the Poor 2023: Recognize the People’s Plan, Option for Housing for the Poor”

Extreme expressions of Filipino faith

“We are doubtful that these are real expressions of Christian faith,” read a 2015 statement of the Catholic bishops’ conference

Church-run radio station holds Holy Week exhibit

The exhibit is part of the organization’s effort to accompany the faithful in reflecting on the important days of the Christian community

Cebu City outlines security measures for Holy Week

Event organizers and Church leaders are asked to draft a “plan of action” that will address peace and order, traffic, and garbage disposal

Photos: Holy Week in the Philippines: ‘Pabása ng Pasyón’

The “Pabása ng Pasyón,” literally the “Reading of the Passion,” is a Catholic devotion in the Philippines and is popular during the Holy Week

How to obtain a plenary indulgence during Holy Week 2023

A plenary indulgence is a grace granted by the Catholic Church through the merits of Jesus Christ, Mary, and all the saints

Survey says most Filipino Catholics perform religious obligations during Holy Week

Fasting was most difficult for 26 percent while 10 percent said almsgiving was difficult, and three percent said both abstinence and prayer

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