Asia & Oceania

Malolos Cathedral of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception - Mass schedule

Malolos Cathedral of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception – Mass schedule

(044) 791-0326

Malolos Cathedral, Malolos, Bulacan, Philippines

The Sanctuary is always open to the public

Malolos Cathedral Style of the Church. The predominant feature of the Cathedral church is semi-circular arch in its lower part that somehow suggests a Baroque influence. The ornamentation is moderate; the massing is well balanced and the symmetrical movement of the columns and openings almost Neo-Classic.Continue Reading

Our Lady of Akita - Weeping Statue, Prophecy and Prayer

Our Lady of Akita – Weeping Statue, Prophecy and Prayer


Our Lady Of Akita, Yuzawadai-1 Soegawa, Akita, Akita Prefecture, Japan

The Sanctuary is opened to the public: 9:00 to 11:30 am / 1:00 to 4:30 pm (April to November) 10:00 to 11:30 am / 1:00 to 4:30 pm (December to March)

Historic background Our Lady of Akita is the Roman Catholic title of the Blessed Virgin Mary associated with a wooden statue venerated by Japanese faithful who hold it to be miraculous. The image is known due to the Marian apparitions reported in 1973 by Sister Agnes Katsuko Sasagawa in the remote area of Yuzawadai, an outskirt of Akita, Japan.Continue Reading

St Mary's Cathedral Sydney Australia

St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney

02 9220 0400

St Mary's Cathedral College, St Marys Rd, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Avstralija

Every day: 6.30 am to 7.00 pm

St Mary’s Cathedral is the spiritual home of Sydney’s Catholic community. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Sydney, and stands on the site of the first Catholic Chapel in Australia. Constructed in local sandstone, the “Gothic Revival” style of its architecture is reminiscent of the great medieval cathedrals of Europe.Continue Reading

Quiapo Church

Quiapo Church and the Feast of the Black Nazarene

733 4434 100

Quiapo Church, Manila, NCR, Filipini

Every day: From 4.30 am to 9.00 pm

Quiapo Church and the Devotion to the Black Nazarene Black Nazarene prayer The Quiapo Church holds a weekly novena every Friday and is attended by thousands of devotees. Feast of the Black Nazarene On January 9, the parish commemorates the “TRASLACION”, or the transfer of the image from Luneta (formerly Bagumbayan) to Quiapo. This event is participated by Millions of Devotees while Quiapo Church holds Novena of Masses before the event.Continue Reading

Our Lady of Peñafrancia

Our Lady of Peñafrancia Basilica and the Peñafrancia Festival

Peñafrancia Basilica Minore, Balatas Road, Naga, Bicol, Filipini

Our Lady of Peñafrancia Basilica The original home of the Nuestra Señora de Peñafrancia was made of local materials in 1710 after Fr. Miguel Robles de Covarrubias brought the devotion to Our Lady of Peñafrancia to Bicol. The construction of the present structure was completed in 1750. Its bell, donated by a wealthy Chinese trader Don Simon Tuangqui during its reconstruction in 1864, still tolls on its belfry today.Continue Reading

Manaoag Shrine

Manaoag Church and Our Lady of Manaoag

075 529 0132

Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary of Manaoag, Manaoag, Filipini

Every day: from 5.00 am to 7.00 pm

Our Lady of Manaoag  Folk tradition has it that the Blessed Mother showed herself to a middle aged farmer and gave him the message on where she wanted her church to be located, She showed herself on a low tree amidst the glow of heavenly light. Manaoag is known more as a pilgrimage town than anything else. It is sometimes called the pilgrim center of the North.Continue Reading

Divine Mercy Hills Divine Mercy shrine El Salvador

Divine Mercy shrine El Salvador divine – Mass schedule 2018

+63-922 89 39 744

Divine Mercy Archdiocesan Shrine, El Salvador City, Northern Mindanao, Filipini

The Sanctuary is opened daily to the public: from 6.00 am

Coming to Philippines and having the best stay: Diary: Divine Mercy in My Soul – This bestselling book that birthed the Divine Mercy movement Divine Mercy shrine El Salvador Divine Mercy shrine El Salvador is a Catholic monument in El Salvador, Misamis Oriental, Philippines.Continue Reading

Baclaran Church

Baclaran Church – National Shrine of Our Mother of Perpetual Help

+63 (02) 832 1150

Baclaran Church of Christ (33AD), 13 Sampaguita St, Parañaque, NCR, Filipini

Open 24 hours

Baclaran Church – National Shrine of Our Mother of Perpetual Help The phenomenon of the National Shrine of Our Mother of Perpetual Help in Baclaran, Philippines is the thousands upon thousands of devotees that go to the Shrine 24/7. Every Wednesday thousand upon thousand make a lot of sacrifice to fulfill their devotion to our Mother. This phenomenon all started when the Novena was begun in June 23, 1948.Continue Reading

Archdiocesan Shrine of Divine Mercy

Archdiocesan Shrine of Divine Mercy

00 63 2 6325314598

Archdiocesan Shrine of Divine Mercy, Maysilo Circle, Mandaluyong City, NCR, Filipini

Every day: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Archdiocesan Shrine of Divine Mercy Located near Mandaluyong City Hall, this church is the first shrine in Asia built in honor of Jesus, King of Mercy. It has a simple architecture, with the roof and cross made to mirror Christ on Mount Calvary.Continue Reading

Saenamteo Martyrs Shrine

Saenamteo Martyrs Shrine


Saenamteo, Seul, Južna Koreja

Every day: from 10:00 to 17:00 (Tuesday closed)

A Brief History of the Saenamteo Martyrs Shrine Saenamteo is situated on a stretch of land between the old southern fortress wall of Seoul and the Han River. From the beginning of the Yi Dynasty this site was used as a military training ground and as an execution site for major criminals as well as for those who committed treasonable offences.Continue Reading

St Anne Church Bukit Mertajam

St Anne Church Bukit Mertajam

+ 04 538 6405

St Anne's Church Jalan Kulim Bukit Mertajam Pulau Pinang Malezija

Every day from 7.00 am to 7.00 pm

Dedication in the Temple When Mary was three years old, her parents presented her in the Temple in Jerusalem as a gift to the Lord. Their family then lived close by that great center of Jewish life. Even from her first days, Mary as a child seemed to know that her life was to serve God.Continue Reading