May Kwento Ako #5 : La Porziuncula

In recent years, I have stumbled upon Roman Catholic churches with incredible stories. Upon entry, I immediately saw the sign that photographs are not allowed.  I asked politely and luckily, was granted permission to take these photographs.

Below are photos of La Porziuncula  ( meaning a little portion of land ) or La Porziuncola, a chapel built in the 4th century which was donated to Saint Francis of Assisi sometime in the 13th century.  GGTPE9096

Fast forward, a Pope had this basilica built over this chapel in honor of the good Saint.

La Porziuncula2 (1 of 1)

A sneak peak at the interiors of the Chapel.

Do say a prayer for Saint Francis and for a loved one.

La Porziuncula1 (1 of 1) copy

 

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