Feast of Santo Niño - Philippine Star

Pit Senior! We celebrate the Fiesta of Santo Nino in the Philippines on the third Sunday of January. In Cebu City people come from all over to celebrate the Sinulog with the Cebuanos. The celebration of the Santo Nino has a special significance in Cebu ...

About a million join the fluvial and foot processions - Inquirer.net

With fervor burning, nearly a million people came together to pay homage to a beloved patron, the Señor Santo Niño, in the fluvial and foot processions that marked the eve of the Feast of the Child Jesus that is being celebrated today, the third Sunday ...

Prayer-dance, grand processions mark today's Feast of Sto. Niño - Manila Bulletin

Devotees to the Santo Niño from different parts of the country celebrate today the Feast of the Child Jesus, which is traditionally marked with festive rites and grand processions. In Manila, 33 fiesta masses will be celebrated at the Sto. Niño de ...

'800T-900T' walk the 5.7-km. parade route - Sun.Star

Deployment. Members of the Special Weapons and Tactics (Swat) patrol Fuente Osmeña, one of the areas passed by participants during the solemn procession. (Sun.Star Foto/Arni Aclao). RAIN failed to dampen the spirits of devotees and pilgrims who ...

500-year-old icon still on display - Sun.Star

Holy Child. The original image of the Santo Niño at the Basilica Minore del Santo Niño. (Sun.Star Foto/Allan Defensor). IT is almost five centuries old, but the original image of the Child Jesus is still being displayed inside a bullet-proof glass box ...

Fluvial procession 'orderly, a success' - Sun.Star

CLOSE to 300 sea vessels, including unregistered ones, joined the fluvial procession of the images of Sto. Niño and Our Lady of Guadalupe yesterday despite the rain. Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Cebu Station Commander Dionlett Ampil said the religious ...

9000 cops deployed for Sto. Niño - The Standard

OVER 8,000 policemen will be deployed in Cebu City while almost 1,000 more will be fielded in Manila as two of the country's oldest Catholic dioceses marked the feast of the Holy Child Jesus on Sunday. Called the Sto. Niño [Holy Boy], the feast was ...

Sinulog stories - Sun.Star

FOR Cebuanos, the third Sunday of January is a time of revelry and reverence. The 452nd Fiesta of Sto. Niño is finally here and everyone is feeling excited with what's in store for today. From Ferdinand Magellan's visit in 1521 to today, the ...

Hundreds join Mandaue procession, witness fluvial parade - Inquirer.net

By: Doris C. Bongcac, Edison Delos Angeles, Michelle Joy L. Padayhag, Nestle L. Semilla, January 14th, 2017 10:37 PM. The yacht carrying images of the Señor Sto. Nino and the Our Lady of Guadalupe leads the fluvial procession. (CDN PHOTO/LITO ...

Why they are devoted to the Holy Child Jesus? - Inquirer.net

Devotees lining up at the Ouano Wharf wave goodbye as the yacht carrying the sacred images leaves the wharf, signaling the start of the fluvial procession. (CDN PHOTOS/LITO TECSON). HUNDREDS of devotees, including a couple in their 40s and two ...

The sleeping Sto. Niño - Inquirer.net

On the sixth day, the wife and I finally made it. Earlier concerns about our not getting parking space and lacking the stamina to keep standing throughout the Holy Mass at the jam-packed Pilgrim Center made us hesitant to attend any of the nine novena ...

The Santo Niño is alive - Inquirer.net

An old woman stands on the side of the road on M.J. Cuenco Avenue in Cebu City. Her eyes closed, she holds the Santo Niño over her head and waves it back and forth in a slow two-step motion. The song “Bato Balani sa Gugma” blasts on the loud speakers.

IN PHOTOS: Sinulog 2017 solemn procession - Sun.Star

DESPITE the rain, people flocked to streets to join the solemn procession in honor of the Child Jesus on Saturday, January 14. The devotees brought with them umbrellas, images of Sto. Niño, candles, and rosaries, as they respond to the holy rosary spoken in ...

1000 cops to secure Santo Niño feast - The Manila Times

The Manila Police District (MPD) has deployed 987 policemen for the Santo Niño Feast on Sunday. Station 2 commander Supt. Arnold Thomas Ibay said they have conducted anti-criminality operations days before the religious event. “We're supported by ...

Rains fail to stop Sto. Niño fluvial procession - Northbound Philippines News Online

CEBU CITY — Rains failed to stop the fluvial procession of the Holy Image of the Señor Sto. Niño Saturday morning. The procession left the Ouano Wharf in Mandaue City at 6:40 a.m. and arrived at Pier 1 in Cebu City at 7:20 a.m. Saturday. The ...

EJK to tinge Tondo's Sto. Niño feast - Manila Bulletin

A Catholic priest in Tondo, Manila said this year's celebration of the Feast of the Sto. Niño (Holy Infant Jesus) in the district on Sunday, January 15 will be tinged with sadness for the families of the victims of extrajudicial killings. “Many ...

IN VIDEOS: Sinulog 2017 solemn procession - Sun.Star

CEBU CITY (Updated) -- Thousands of Catholic faithful braved the rain to join the annual Sinulog solemn procession on Saturday afternoon, January 14. Though it rained at times during the procession, devotees continued to walk while praying the holy ...

Sinulog fluvial procession draws 300 vessel-participants - Inquirer.net

Ampil said that only 57 vessels, including motorized bancas, have earlier registered as participants for the fluvial parade (CDN PHOTO/CHRISTIAN MANINGO). Despite cloudy skies and high turn out of unregistered vessels that joined the Señor Sto.

Devotees brave rains to join Sto. Niño procession in Cebu - Inquirer.net

CEBU CITY – Devotees braved the early morning rains to join the foot procession from the National Shrine of St. Joseph in Mandaue City and the annual fluvial procession which brought back the images of the St. Niño and the Our Lady of Guadalupe back to ...

WATCH: Sinulog 2017 fluvial procession - Sun.Star

CEBU. This video taken during the Sinulog 2017 fluvial procession of Sto. Niño and Our Lady of Guadalupe. (Video by Ojharra Manlosa/Edited by Nicko Tubo). Related articles. IN PHOTOS: Sinulog 2017 fluvial procession · Devotees join fluvial procession ...