Once again despite the Covid-19 restrictions, K of C Nazareno Council celebrated the Feast of the Black Nazarene with a mass at St. Charles Parish church, last Saturday January 9, 2021. A limited number of devotees from the members of the Council honor and venerate the image of the Black Nazarene of Quiapo. Grand Knight Ferdie Mendita led the celebration which was officiated by Rev. Fr. Marc Kramer and Deacon Bong Estoque of St. Charles Parish. Lito Reyes, PSD of the Knight if Columbus expressed his appreciation to the Council for keeping the tradition alive.
Replica of Jesus, the Black Nazarene
The committee of the event carrying blessed statue to the altar
Resident Dcn. Bong Estoque emphasized the difference between Fanatics and Devotees.
Grand Knight Ferdie Mendita KofC Nazareno Council #12904 acknowledged the presence of the devotees at the mass.
Bro. Lito Reyes, PSD of Knights of Columbus expressed his appreciation to Fr. Marc and the Staff of St. Charles Catholic Church for allowing the visit of Jesus, the Black Nazarene.
The Mass was officiated by Rev. Fr. Marc Cramer
Photos by Dario Juanillo