Tag: Virgen de Regla

  • #TBT: Old Opon Church or the Nuestra Señora Virgen de Regla parish

    #TBT: Old Opon Church or the Nuestra Señora Virgen de Regla parish

    Since the devotion to her started in Africa, this church’s patron – the Patroness of the Rule of St. Augustine – has been depicted as dark-skinned. Lucy Urgello Miller, in “Glimpses of Old Cebu: Images of the Colonial Era,” wrote that this church’s first parish priest way back in 1735 brought with him an original […]