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Good Friday

“Penitensya (Penitence)” I’m lucky to witnessed this custom every year as part of their tradition every Holy week. Almost 20 people with covered face do penance every year in our place hoping that by doing this, their sins may be forgiven. 198 more words

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Stations of the Cross!

“We carry the saving cross through the roads of the world…”

I am very blessed to join the Filipino Community of St Mary of the Angels with their yearly Stations of the Cross. 484 more words

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Lent Reflections : Easter Sunday

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1 Corinthians 15

Reflect

Two years ago, I got a text message from my uncle telling me that my grandmother passed away. I knew it was coming since my Lola had a tough battle with cancer but still, it was indescribable when the inevitable meets you straight in the face. 498 more words

Jesus Christ

The Sunday Currently No 21

The Holy Week flew fast quickly.  It is so hot nowadays that I have not much housework.  There are still a lot of things to be sorted and arranged all over the house.   724 more words

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These children mould balls of wax from candle residue. Churches and shrines like the Grotto Shrine in Bulacan, produce a lot of candle residue as devotees offer their prayers during Lent.

Photo by Wata Dugayo

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You Are Special

The Lenten Season, just like other seasons in the Liturgical Calendar, is the season for prayer, penance, repentance of sins, almsgiving, atonement, and self-denial. This is the time when most Catholics attend retreats and recollections. 592 more words

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