Thursday, January 15, 2015

PHOTOS: Pope John Paul II's visit to Bicol in 1981

Do you remember Pope John Paul II's visit to Bicol in 1981?


Almost 34 years ago, St. John Paul II visited the province of Albay as Pontiff .

In February 21, 1981, Bicolano Catholics came in droves to welcome the head of the Roman Catholic Church in Legazpi City.

Throngs also attended a mass he celebrated outside the Albay Cathedral. --BICOLSTANDARD.COM


Pope John Paul II's visit to Bicol in 1981
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Pope John Paul II arriving in Albay in 1981
Photo via Official Gazette
Pope John Paul II's visit to Bicol in 1981
Photo via Joey Sarte Salceda

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