‘Passion of Christ’ exhibit in Manaoag a must-see for pilgrims

MANAOAG, Pangasinan, Philippines --- Holy Week pilgrims visiting the Minor Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Manaoag should not miss the "Passion of Christ" exhibit at the church's museum here. The exhibit, which will be open until April 21, Easter Sunday, features relics from Holy Land, the first time these will be displayed here, according to Mernirizza Rivera, museum head. "In a small way, we want the people to have firsthand experience of what we see in Jerusalem," Rivera said. Aside from various ivory images depicting the Passion of Jesus Christ, the exhibit includes a fragment of wood from the cross where Jesus was crucified, and a replica of the nail, which suppos...

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