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Our Lady of the Abandoned Parish

J.P. Rizal St., Barangay Sta. Elena, Marikina, Luzon, Philippines
646-1781
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beautiful and solemn

The structure of the outside of the church gives you the idea of how old it is and that makes it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gitte s
My favorite church

Whenever I visit this church, I always feel that I am in a sacred place. I just hope that it will... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Regina1214
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“holy place” (3 reviews)
“holy week” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
J.P. Rizal St., Barangay Sta. Elena, Marikina, Luzon, Philippines
CONTACT
646-1781
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The structure of the outside of the church gives you the idea of how old it is and that makes it more interesting. The inside of the church is cool and solemn. I am amazed by the painting designs on the columns and the front...More

Thank gitte s
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever I visit this church, I always feel that I am in a sacred place. I just hope that it will be kept in good condition so future generations could appreciate this holy place as well.

Thank Regina1214
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

I find serenity in this holy place. When I am troubled, I see to it that I visit this church to pray the rosary and attend mass. The interiors are very nice and newly renovated.

Thank celolaguer
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

dont bring your car, its very hard to find parking esp on sundays. shoe museum is near the church if you like to see 'em.

Thank anne_love32
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Lot's of churches all over the world, and lots of history. BUT, what i found really unique about this church is the construction style that opens almost completely both long side walls so there is virtually and open air environment for the congregation, and you...More

Thank David B
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

a place for adoration, thanks giving, a place so solemn where you can perfectly find solitude and receive grace from god.

Thank gdt_1426
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Attended a wedding ceremony here yesterday, and I have to say this church looks very rustic and simple from the outside, belying its beautiful interiors. The complex houses several structures and chapels. The main church itself is huge but not imposing, creating intimacy even for...More

Thank Anna May V
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Nuestra Señora Delos desamparados also known as OLA Church - Out Lady of the Abandoned - is the second oldest parish in the Philippines after Sta. Ana in Manila. Built by the Augustinians in 1700. (Source:Marikina Pasaporte)

Thank Sukha N
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Very impressive . Considering its age, it looks old from outside ( it should be ) from the inside is it very well maintained.

Thank Cruz A
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

The church is a nice visit if you are in Marikina. Very serene, very clean and spacious. There is ample parking space if you need it.

Thank Sherwin G
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