Published December 5, 2019, 9:07 AM
By Charissa Luci-Atienza
The House Committee on Tourism has passed a bill declaring Immaculate Conception Parish Church, Sanctuary of the Holy Face of Jesus in Nampicuan, Nueva Ecija as a pilgrimage site and tourist destination.
House Bill No. 292, principally authored by Nueva Ecija Rep. Estrellita B. Suansing, was approved by the panel, presided by its vice chairperson, Leyte Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez.
Suansing noted that HB 292 was filed as HB 7291 during the 17th Congress and was passed on third, and final reading.
“The Immaculate Conception Parish Church and the municipality of Nampicuan, Nueva Ecija have been bestowed a great blessing when the Holy Face of Manoppello–the veil “no human hands
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