Monday, January 9, 2023

500,000 in Philippines Throng to Venerate the Black Nazarene

 Edit: in a world that’s turned its back on God, millions of Catholics still demonstrate the simple Catholic Faith, trusting that God will even heal their infirmities.

The image was carved by a Mexican artist and brought to the Philippines in 1609.

[Newsweek] The Feast of the Black Nazarene image of Jesus Christ, believed to be miraculous by Catholics, drew around 523,000 devotees on Monday, the Quiapo command center of the Philippine National Police (PNP) reported.

The current crowd count is down from pre-Covid numbers. The Plandemic has a long reach.  

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