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Divine Mercy Shrine September 8, 2017 Event Schedules

The Archdiocesan Shrine of the Divine Mercy in Ulaliman, El Salvador City, Misamis Oriental is inviting everyone to the triple celebration on September 8, 2017.

This date is very important for the devoted Catholics, especially for Divine Mercy. It is the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary and the 9th Anniversary of the Archdiocesan Shrine of the Divine Mercy.

For those who are attending the celebration, here are the schedules of the events.

Part 1 – September 7, 2017 (Thursday)

3:oo PM to 3:30 PM – Chanting of the Divine Mercy Chaplet
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM – Holy Mass (Divine Mercy Church)
9:00 PM to 12:00 MN – Reflection on the Blessed Virgin Mercy Mary with Q&A
12:00 AM to 2:00 AM – Vigil Prayer (Divine Mercy Church)

Part 2 – September 8, 2017 (Friday)

2:00 AM to 2:30 AM – Pamukaw
2:30 AM to 3:00 AM – Divine Mercy Chaplet
3:00 AM to 4:00 AM – Procession of the Blessed Virgin Mary
4:00 AM to 6:00 AM  – Mañanita & Coronation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Holy Mass – Field Altar)
6:00 AM to 7:00 AM –  Floral Offering and Releasing of the Holy Rosary Balloons

Part 3 – September 8, 2017 (Friday)

10 am to 11 am – Holy Mass (Divine Mercy Church)
3 pm to 3:30 pm – Holy Mass (Divine Mercy Chaplet)
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm – Holy Mass (Divine Mercy Church)
5 pm to 6 pm – Holy Mass (Divine Mercy Church)


Apple Tree Resort & Hotel Celebrate its 7th Year Anniversary


Last Sunday (February 1, 2015) Apple Tree Resort & Hotel located at Opol beach, Misamis Oriental celebrated its seven years in business. Apple Tree Resort & Hotel was formerly named Lauremar Hotel until it changes management 7 years ago.

The celebration was held on its beach side area surrounded by its newly developed buildings that houses different size function rooms that one can accommodate over a hundred people, and a new restaurant on the ground floor. An additional infinity pool can also be seen on the beach front which has a great view of the sea when you are swimming on the pool.

Its keynote guest speaker is Director Chan of the Department of Tourism Region 10 which he talked about the rising tourism industry in the region as well as the coming of an international cruise ship that will dock in Cagayan de Oro port and bring in lots of tourist who will be touring around the region including Bukidnon to observe the tribal cultures of the land.


Aside from the 7th year anniversary celebration, Apple Tree Resort also unveiled its new logo and branding to be in line with its new image as one of the great resort hotel in the region. Come to the newly redeveloped Apple Tree Resort today and enjoy its new amenities.

Photos by Apple Tree Resort & Hotel

Delectable Manticao Bibingka


Taste the mouth-watering bibingka of Manticao, Misamis Oriental. The reflection of the Philippines bounty  of rice and coconut, two of the major ingredients of the luscious Manticao bibingka.

When you are travelling to Iligan City from Cagayan de Oro City you will know that you are traversing the Municipality of Manticao because of the many stalls bebingka along the highway. More and more people, locals and tourist are hooked to the sumptuous heart satisfying native snack.

The local government of Manticao is celebrating Bibingka Festival every anniversary of its town which happen every first to the seventh day of February. If you love bebingka you should not miss this festival.