Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene (Quiapo Church)

Local nameMinor Basilica of the Black Nazarene (Quiapo Church)
LocationManila, Philippines

The Black Nazarene is a life-sized image of a dark-skinned, kneeling Jesus Christ carrying the Cross enshrined in the Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene in the Quiapo district of the City of Manila, Philippines.The Black Nazarene was carved by an unknown Mexican from a dark wood in the 16th century in Mexico and then transported to the Philippines in 1606. It depicts Jesus en route to his crucifixion. Pope Innocent X granted recognition to the lay Confraternity of Santo Cristo Jesús Nazareno in 1650 for the promotion of the devotion to Jesus through the icon.

Tags Roman CatholicPlace of WorshipFree
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Opening hours

Open daily. Check the mass schedule on the website.

Admission

Admission to the church is free.

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Nazarene

Official Website http://www.quiapochurch.com/

Phone +63 2 733 4434

Address Quezon Boulevard 363, 1001 Manila

Coordinates 14°35'55.637" N 120°59'1.503" E

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