Gifted to Give: 500 Years of Christianity in the Philippines


When the Portuguese adventurer, Ferdinand Magellan, landed in this nation, leading a Spanish fleet in his attempt to enter the East Indies, sailing west, Christianity was introduced to the Philippines in 1521 which is a gift for the Filipinos. Thus, the Church and Christianity is an integral part of Philippine history and culture. The 5th centenary celebration is not just a Church celebration, but of who we are as a people and nation.

Gifted to Give: 500 Years of Christianity in the Philippines

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