As the number of pilgrims and devotees grow every year, developments continue within and around the Divine Mercy Shrine Complex in Ulaliman, El Salvador City, Misamis Oriental.

Shown below is another project set to begin right next the the main entrance of the Shrine. The proposed St. Ignatius Hospice Foundation Inc. will house Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel, St. Peregrine Cancer Patients Center, and an Administration Building.


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Meanwhile, the front entrance of the Divine Mercy Shrine now has a beautiful gate.

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Below is the Site Development Plan for the Shrine Complex. The Main Entrance is at lower right.

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Some photos of the Divine Mercy Statue.



A large tarp showing the rendering of the almost done Divine Mercy Church.


The Divine Mercy Church is almost done except for minor work on the basement. Masses are already being held at the church. Photos were taken during the 2nd Philippine Apostolic Congress on Mercy (PACOM 2013) where more than a thousand delegates from all over the country converged at the shrine. You could see the unique “crown of thorn” design on the sides of the church.

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New pavements are being installed within the shrine complex.

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Below are the guidelines that apply when going up to the “Heart of Jesus”.


The Field Altar Ground is being prepared for the night activity related to PACOM 2013.

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The stage is almost ready.



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Here’s a closer shot of the statue.

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Shown below is the back gate.


Some of the refreshments and souvenir items onsite.

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If you’re going to the shrine complex, be sure to bring with you empty plastic containers to be filled with water from the complex believed to be miraculous.



A view of the souvenir shops near the parking lot.


Some of the participants pf PACOM 2013 had uniforms to identify themselves.

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The parking lot is almost full – even on a hot day.

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This is the back entrance of the complex where most shops are located.


And finally, it is important to comply with the Dress Code.


In the past few years, the Divine Mercy Shrine Complex has become a popular religious destination in the country and one of the must-see places for tourists.

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