Know the pilgrim churches in some dioceses in Metro Manila for the celebration of the 500 years of the arrival of Christianity in the Philippines.
These pilgrim churches are to be the “centers of prayer, forgiveness, and charitable works during this jubilee year.” In the Archdiocese of Manila, these churches are the following:
Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene / Quiapo Church
Archdiocesan Shrine of Nuestra Señora de Guia
Archdiocesan Shrine of Sto. Niño de Tondo
San Pablo Apostol Parish
Santa Clara de Montefalco Parish
National Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Sts. Peter and Paul Parish
San Felipe Neri Parish
St. John the Baptist Parish
Immaculate Conception Parish (San Agustin Church)
Minor Basilica of San Lorenzo Ruiz (Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Parish)
Diocese of Novaliches:
Saint Peter Parish: Shrine of the Leaders Church
Sanctuario De San Vicente De Paul Church
Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish and Shrine of the Incarnation Church
Our Lady of Consolation Church
San Bartolome De Novaliches Church
Diocesan Shrine and Parish of Our Lady of Mercy Church
Saint Maximillian Mary Kolbe Church
Our Lady of Fatima Church
Holy Cross Church
Mary, the Queen Parish Church
Saint Paul the Apostle Parish and Shrine for New Evangelization Church
Cathedral Shrine and Parish of the Good Shepherd Church
Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church
Santo Niño de Congreso
Diocese of Cubao:
San Pedro Bautista
National Shrine of our Lady of Lourdes
St. Joseph Diocesan Shrine
Mt. Carmel National Shrine
Holy Sacrifice Church
Christ the King Church (Greenmeadows)
Sto Nino Bago Bantay
Sacred Heart Parish
Apostolic Administrator of the Archdiocese of Manila Bishop Broderick Pabillo will open the jubilee door of the Manila Cathedral on April 4, 2021, Easter Sunday. He will open the jubilee doors of the other pilgrim churches during Easter Week.
Cubao Bishop Honesto Ongtioco will declare the Jubilee churches in his diocese on Easter Sunday.
Last month, the Archdiocese of Manila said the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) requested the Apostolic Penitentiary for the granting of indulgences in these churches.
Jubilee churches will also be designated in other dioceses and archdioceses in the country.
The Jubilee Year will open on April 4, 2021, and will close on April 18, 2022, with the Second National Mission Congress in Cebu.