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Nice To Be Back In A Familiar Place That Brought Back A Childhood memory

It was my first time to visit the church as an adult (and almost a senior citizen at that). Years... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2017
Shalom G
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Davao City, Davao City, Philippines
A pilgrimage church

Most people still come here for their pledge. I heard some also would come here to guide them... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2017
MijnlieverdFH
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Heerhugowaard, The Netherlands
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“Pilgrim Trip To The NATIONAL SHRINE Of #NuestraSenoraDeREGLA”
Jul 11, 2019
“Nice old church”
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B.M. Dimataga St,, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's A Must For Roman Catholics Visiting The Sto. NINO De CEBU Basilica ; To DO A Side-Trip To The Quaint #CityOfLapulapu ; For A Brief Pilgrimage Trip To The National Shrine Of The Our Lady Of RULE. This Can Be A Form Of Plenary...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Antonio L
Reviewed July 11, 2019

Here you will see how fervently devout Filipinos are to the Virgin Mary, with candles, dancing, offerings etc. Amazing!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

The shrine continue to develop and look much better than before. you light the candle and ask for blessing and guidance to MAMA MARY.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Phil Gabriel O
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Virgen sa Regla Shrine in Mactan is visited by pilgrims. Believers offer prayers for good intentions through the intercession of the Blessed Mother.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

It was my first time to visit the church as an adult (and almost a senior citizen at that). Years back when I was a child, my father (may he rest in peace) used to bring us kids to this church that had a black...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Shalom G
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Most people still come here for their pledge. I heard some also would come here to guide them during national board examinations could it be for education or nursing or any courses they like to passed during the examination. I do not know what happened...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed April 15, 2017

unless you are into local religous culture. unless you like to witness religous devotion. Then this is the place you need to see. Give ample time to get in and out. Otherwise you can come during lull periods but then you will miss to see...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank philipjamesrv
Reviewed February 16, 2017

For those who want to go on a religious pilgrimage, they should visit this Shrine dedicated to the Virgin of Rule. The image of Our Lady is black and many local folks witness miraculous healings due to the Virgin's intercession. The Shrine is large and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

The church is very busy as it was believed by the locals or whoever visited there, that their prayers were mostly granted.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank JRhecel
Reviewed January 2, 2017

This is a celebration of the idolatrous catholic church. Worship of idols is forbidden in the Bible. DO NOT go here!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Vacation806525
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