Cebu: A bastion of Christianity

Cebu City is the venue of the 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) on January 24 to 31.

The city was chosen in connection with the celebration of the 500th anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines. It was in Cebu in 1521 that the first Mass was held.

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