Basilica del Santo Niño reopens; public masses resume

After Cebu City has been placed under general community quarantine (GCQ), the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño de Cebu announced on Friday that it will now re-open to pilgrims and devotees starting today, August 1, 2020, from 6:00AM to 7:00PM.

The Santo Niño Church will also be holding Sunday masses again starting this Sunday, August 2, 2020 at the Pilgrim Center but can only accommodate a limited number of attendees with strict physical distancing and other health protocols in place.

Below is their new mass schedule:

The Basilica also assured that live streamed masses will still continue through their official Facebook Page and YouTube channel.

The church’s candle area will be open while veneration of the Sto. Niño image will be inside the church (in front of the Marble Chapel). Confessions are still suspended and the adoration chapel remains closed.

If you’re planning to visit the church soon, make sure to read and understand first their safety protocols below:


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Ram Mancelita
Ram Mancelita
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