April 2 was the feast of San Pedro Calungsod. The second Filipino Saint after San Lorenzo Ruiz. San Pedro Calungsod was a young martyr and patron saint of Filipino youth. Philippine churches holds a celebration throughout the region. One of those was the Our Lady of the Abandoned Parish. Here are some photos of the commencement of the procession:
And the holy week is just around the corner. We would like to invite all Marikeños to join us this April 14, 2014; Holy Monday to witness the OLA’s first Oremus: Lenten Eucharistic Adoration. Come and adore Him. Gates will be open by 7:30pm. Admission is free. This event was featured by CBCP Article. See you there!