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Address: Corner Sta. Ana and Lapu-Lapu Streets, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines

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Came here for a christening service. Inside the church there are many murals depicting the life of Jesus. Well worth a visit

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 October 2016
Mick B
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Came here for a christening service. Inside the church there are many murals depicting the life of Jesus. Well worth a visit

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

It is a baroque themed church. The gold gild and chintz were generously applied inside incl the retablo above the altar plus the fact that it is airconned,makes it my favorite church.There is order and silence althroughout.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Nice church. although modern with LCD screens and fully airconditioned they maintained the architecture and murals.

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

My travels to Davao almost always end on a Sunday and first is my agenda for departure day is the early morning mass at Sta Ana. It is a short distance from my hotel (on a good day one could walk) and taxi drivers are sure to know where this is. The church had been renovated and is now air-conditioned.... More 

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Sundays bring us to the Sta Ana Shrine for a Cebuano mass at 7 am. It is alright even if I do not speak a word or maybe can speak a few. The parish priest tries to also translate the key words and themes in English. The Church is beautiful. My husband who used to go to mass here as... More 

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Canova, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

My wife is a life-long resident of Davao and this is her favorite house of prayer. It takes us over 1 hour to travel here and we visit on a regular basis.

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Davao City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

Over the years it's made many improvements! Now Air-conditioned!! Some Masses in English, over all Very nice church..

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Davao City
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

From an old art deco church, it has transformed into a lovely, modern air conditioned parish. The altar is also better now. With the heat outside, this makes praying and meditation more solemn and conducive.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2014

I used to hear mass here when we live nearby. The church has evolved since then into a beautiful church. The altar is very beautiful. The church is Air condtioned so it is conducive to hear mass during summer time. Parking area is a bit Of problem because there are many church goers. Overall, it is worth a visit for.

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2014

The first church in Davao that's airconditioned. Also, the edifice of the church was improved because of its popularity as wedding church for most couple.

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