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A Half-Buried Church  
   

A Half-Buried Church

Right beneath the dome, the altar was moved to this area after the lahar disaster because it is only here where it would fit.
Bacolor, Pampanga: Half A Town, Half A Church But A Whole Soul!

July 22nd 2012
The year was 1991. Mount Pinatubo's eruption marked the Philippines in the world map. It was the 2nd largest volcanic eruption in the whole world in the 20th century. Just a year before, a major earthquake struck an area just a hundred kilometers from the Mount Pinatubo region. About 7.8 in the Reichter scale. Enough to awaken this dormant volcano of a hundred years. And just like the disastro ... read more
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Philippine Flag The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more
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