IN PHOTOS: A look at churches where Pinoys spend Visita Iglesia
Alixandra Caole Vila ( - April 2, 2015 - 12:21am

MANILA, Philippines - For  Filipino Catholics, one of the most important traditions during Holy Week is the Visita Iglesia, an act where the faithful visit seven churches on Maundy Thursday leading to the Good Friday to commemorate Christ's passion and to pray in front of the Blessed Sacrament.

For this holy week, we have compiled for you the different churches that Filipinos have visited for your reference just in case you haven't done your Visita Iglesia yet:


1. St. Hyacinth Parish Church, San Jacinto, Pangasinan

2. The Immaculate Conception Cathedral Diocese of Cubao

3. Abbey of Our Lady of Montserrat, San Miguel, Manila

4. St. Joseph the Patriarch Church in Aguilar, Pangasinan

5. Parish of the Holy Sacrifice, UP Diliman, Quezon City

6. Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary of Manaoag, Manaoag, Pangasinan

7. Sta. Catalina de Alexandria, Carcar City, Cebu

8. St. Peregrine Laziosi Shrine, Muntinlupa City

9. Sto. Rosario Church, Cebu City

10. St. Joseph Parish Church, Mapandan, Pangasinan

11. San Ezekiel Moreno, Las Pinas City

12. Our Lady of Miraculous Medal Church, Quezon City

13. National Shrine of Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage (Antipolo Cathedral)

14. National Shrine of St. Jude Thaddeus, San Miguel, Manila

15. San Bartolome de Malabon Parish Church, Malabon

16. Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral, Cebu City

17. Las Piñas Bamboo Organ Church, Las Piñas

18. San Isidro Labrador Parish Binan, Binan, Laguna

19. Santissimo Rosario Parish Church, UST, Manila

20. Parish of the Holy Family, Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan

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