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Govt Orders Quiapo Church to Stay Closed Jan 7 - 9, Feast of the Black Nazarene

Breaking News | January 5, 2022

The National Task Force Against COVID-19 ordered that Quiapo Church be closed from January 7 to 9 to avoid all gatherings in relation to the Feast of the Black Nazarene.

In a resolution, the NTF declared:

"the Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene will be closed from 07 to 09 January 2022. No Holy Mass shall be physically conducted on these dates."

It also ordered, "The Traslacion or the procession of Black Nazarene's image and all other and all other activities related to such is suspended."

While all online masses will continue, it is the first time that there will be no physical masses for the Feast of the Black Nazarene.