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Visita Iglesia 2015: Ars et Fides

Visita Iglesia, an ancient Roman practice of visiting 7 or 14 devotional churches as a form of penitence, is traditionally done on Maundy Thursday after the Mass of Our Lord’s Supper. Pious activities during the Visita Iglesia may include reciting … Continue reading

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The Pious, Devotional Color Brown

In the old days, pious and zealous women (and yes, men) could afford to hear Masses at different churches of once-organized and manageable Manila. My grandmother said that her parish then (this was in the 20s-40s) was Sta. Cruz. But … Continue reading

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