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A place of quiet

This old church is big and magnificent and yet it calls one who enters to stop, be quiet and... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Saskatoon, Canada
Condolences and prayers

I went back to the church to condole with a friend's relative where the viewing chapel is at the... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Quezon City, Philippines
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

This old church is big and magnificent and yet it calls one who enters to stop, be quiet and reflect on the beauty and mystery of life before our Creator. I have witnessed in this church the wedding of my nephew and saw how it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Malou674
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I went back to the church to condole with a friend's relative where the viewing chapel is at the basement of the church. I took time for a prayer in the main church. I was delighted to see the huge 'helicopter' electric fan atop the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Mount Carmel Church is my niece's parish and we used to attend mass occasionally at this church during our childhood. Since its recent renovation, the church looks more beautiful, updated and pleasantly cool. There's little change on the exterior but the interior was much better....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank emelindagruta
Reviewed 14 April 2017

New Manila is not as quiet as it used to be, but this is forever my mother's church. I'm not too keen on recent expansion efforts, but understand the necessity of accommodating a much larger parish. Hopefully, the erstwhile open space does not start getting...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank bmdomingo
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Mt Carmel renovation was 95% complete a few weeks ago and looks fabulous. The interior has become modern, bright, and airy. They installed these huge ceiling fans and makes you feel in a windy cool place. The altar was renovated done with good taste not...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Even if you're not a believer or a Christian, this actually is a cathedral/church you'd want to see. It's beautifully taken care of and the decor is overwhelming and humble at the same time. The vibe I got there was very positive and calming, even...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank NathasjaHartog
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Mt.Carmel Church went though a couple years of renovation and it is now a bright and inviting place to hear mass. There are four propeller type fans to cool down parishioners replacing wall mounted electric fans and it seems to work wonders during hot and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Nomadic_Thoughts
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Newly renovated Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Ample parking space. Very serene place. A good place for worship.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Aldwin D
Reviewed 17 October 2016

the church is always maintained and it's recently renovated :) i so love the new color very solemn and the place is priceless..

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Worldlive2016
Reviewed 22 September 2016

With the elevation of this Shrine into a National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, the renovation is ongoing. High ceiling, clean, reflective environment help a lot for a pilgrim like me. You can focus on your conversation with the Mother of God.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Reynaldo R
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