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Carmelite Monastery Cebu City

Juana Luna Ave | Mabolo, Cebu City, Philippines
032 231 5931
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Ranked #6 of 41 Attractions in Cebu City
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Cebu city
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65 reviews 65 reviews
7 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The carmelite monastery is more of a place for prayer than an attraction. It does have a beautiful garden but if you go here, it should be because you want to pray. Still it's worth a visit.

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Mandaue, Philippines
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I go there when my heart is heavy. I sit there quietly. And there is peace that most often would calm my troubled heart. No my problems do not immediately go away, because some problems take time to sort out. But I will have a moment of peace...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

this is my Favourite place to offer Masses for my Dead love ones and taking care by the Carmelites Sisters...this Monastery is walking distance from our Seminary Compund where I stayed for a year ...prior to my next step of Religious Life (Catholic Theologian )***

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Mandaue City, Cebu
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Great place to reflect about the past, assess the present, and plan the future. I do not really go to church religiously since I believe in having a personal relationship with Christ BUT I love and enjoy going there. I prayed for a loving husband and a healthy, happy baby.....Faith in God can truly move mountains.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The place is so Holy, very solemn. I usually visit here if I want to have a quite time with God. I do write my prayer and I feel relieve, I feel so light. Its a good place to meditate. Every Sunday at 4pm they have this Benediction rite the more I feel so bless after this especially you hear... More

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Cebu City, Philippines
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

its a best place to pray. find peace. and help for prayers. St. Therese miraculously answered my prayer and very grateful for that. for the religious catholics who may visit to cebu city, dont forget to visit this place.

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cebu
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

since childhood my parents always takes me and my sister. Its a great place just a few minutes away from Ayala Center.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

I come to this place often not only because I live near the monastery but because I can have my quite time while praying, meditate and just pour my heart out to God. A Dawn Rosary is held every 1st Saturday of the month and a holy procession of the Virgin Mary.

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Cebu City, Cebu City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Every time I look for a peaceful place where I can communicate to God Almighty, I used to go this holy place it really gave me comfort and peace of mind.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

a great place to offer your prayers in silence. the church is really extremely quiet and so observe silence when inside. you can also offer donations to carmelite nuns inside.

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