Ever-Changing Simala

A couple of weeks ago, after finally receiving my motorbike’s temporary permit, I was finally able to go on a quick out-of-town trip. My destination was the Monastery of the Holy Eucharist in Lindogon Hills in Sibonga. The shrine is most popularly known as Simala. Years ago, the shrine was small and simple. Over the […]

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Brand New Simala

Over the weekend, I had the chance to visit the Monastery of the Holy Eucharist aka Simala Church in Baranggay Lindogon, Sibonga, Cebu. If you guys can still remember, a huge controversy rocked this church a few months back due to an incident made public by an ex-employee. Despite the controversy, the monastery is still considered one of the […]

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Theotokos Shrine

Our last stop before going straight home (from this trip) was the Theotokos Shrine in Perrelos in Carcar. The shrine houses the giant statue of Our Lady of Family as well as the Theotokos icon (which means Mother of God in Greek). When the Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Family came to the Philippines, the […]

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