San Pedro Cathedral
The San Pedro Cathedral will be the oldest church in Davao City, Davao, Philippines. It was named immediately after San Pedro (Saint Peter), the patron saint of Davao. The original structure was built in 1847 throughout the Spanish period led by the Spanish Conquistador Don Jose Uyanguren, the San Pedro Cathedral is a single in the city’s first establishments for worship. The current church that can be seen at the corners of San Pedro St and C.M. Recto Avenue is really a modern design with a distinctive frontal curved-concept made from solid concrete. The old altar from the San Pedro Church is preserved within the right wing from the cathedral which features antique images and relics of Saint Peter and other saints.
Regular activities such as Catholic Life inside the Spirit Seminar are held inside the San Pedro Cathedral Parish Auditorium. The church is also asking to support the “Mission Society of the Philippines (MSP)” along with the “No to Reproductive Health Bill”.
One particular of your really notable sights at San Pedro Cathedral will be the bell tower which housed an image in the Blessed Virgin Mary and the Ten Commandments of God inside garden. There is really a statue in the Mother Mary putting the dead body of Jesus on her lap.
Inside San Pedro Cathedral, there are numerous stalls which sell religious items including relics, rosaries along with the like.
Schedule of Parish Services
* 6:00 am – English
* 12:00 nn – English
* 4:30 pm – Cebuano (Each and every Wednesday and 1st Friday)
* 5:thirty pm – Cebuano
* 6:thirty pm – Nocturnal Eucharistic Adoration
* Every Wednesday right after 12:00 nn, 4:thirty pm and 5:30 pm masses – Blessing of religious articles
* 5:00 am – Cebuano
* 6:30 am – English
* eight:00 am – English
* 9:thirty am – Cebuano
* 11:00 am – Baptism / Confirmation
* 12:00 nn – English
* 1:thirty pm – Cebuano
* 3:00 pm – Cebuano
* 4:30 pm – Cebuano
* six:00 pm – English
Baptism – Just about every Sunday except final Sunday of the month
Confirmation – Each last Sunday in the month
Community Wedding – 1st and third Saturday from the month at 8:00 am
* Every day except Sunday at eight:00 am
* Monday at three:00 pm only
* Initially Friday and initial Wednesday at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm only
Sick Call – Coordinate with the parish office
Confession – Each Wednesday and Friday at 5:thirty pm to six:30 pm
Funeral Mass, Blessing of House, Office or Building – To be scheduled at the office, preferably three days prior to.
How to get there
In most parts within the downtown area of Davao City, 1 can see jeepneys going to San Pedro St or Bankerohan. Some routes will pass 1-2 blocks away. Just ask the driver from the jeepney if he would pass (or pass near) San Pedro Cathedral. Fare is usually at P7.00 unless you’re coming from a far place.
Address: San Pedro St., Davao City (In front of the Sangguniang Panglungsud Building-Legislative Building)
Contact Person: Ms. Jenette Bakial
Tel no.: +63(082) 226-4740
|LCR registration fee||200.00|
Please Note: Price inclusive of 2 sponsors (additional sponsors P 50.00/person)