Category: Saints & Blessed

Martha de San Bernardo, First Filipina Nun

Martha de San Bernardo was the first Filipina Catholic nun in both Philippine and world history Biography De San Bernardo belonged to an affluent and influential family in Pampanga, and was a ladina, a Spanish-speaking Filipina that had no Spanish…

Philipe Songsong, Hesuitang Martir

Phelippe Songsong (1611 – 1685) was a Filipino Jesuit. He was born to a noble family of Macabebe, Pampanga. Songsong was the second Filipino Jesuit. He was married and had a son. After the death of his wife, he entered…

Servants of God, Sor Dionesia & Cecilia Talangpaz

Dionisia Talangpaz is a Filipino Roman Catholic figure. She is one of the foundresses of the “Beaterio de San Sebastian de Calumpang” (now the Congregation of the Augustinian Recollect Sisters, in 1719. Her beatification process is underway with protocol number:…