Mayor Cortes to 53 couples in mass wedding: Pray, persevere and be patient with each other

Mary Rose Sagarino 07/23/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes encouraged the 53 couples, who got married during today’s mass wedding at the Mandaue City Cultural and Sports Complex to pray, persevere and to be patient with each…

Gay makeup artist marries girlfriend in Lapu-Lapu mass wedding

Futch Anthony Inso 07/07/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Even though he was gay, Jimboy Morata a.k.a. “Jia”  proved to his girlfriend of six years that he can also be a good father to their son and their upcoming baby. Morata tied…

Mandaue to hold mass wedding as part of 53rd Charter Day celebrations

Mary Rose Sagarino 06/06/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines —The Mandaue City government will sponsor a mass wedding this July 23, 2022 at the Mandaue City Cultural and Sports Complex. The mass wedding, which is in line with the city’s celebration of the…

PWD photographer proves the quote ‘Bahala’g saging, basta labing’ is true

Immae Lachica 10/08/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Some of us may have already heard that famous Visayan quote, “Bahala’g saging, basta labing.” Well, it shouldn’t be taken literally. Figuratively, this Cebuano quote means that expensive material things don’t matter much, as long…

After 22 years, Negros couple gets married on Valentine’s Day

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 02/14/2019

  Cebu City, Philippines – It took five years for Dioscoro Pilarita to convince Melbeth Mabayag to be his girlfriend.  It took another 22 years for the couple to get married and officially become husband and wife. …

PRO-7 mass wedding: Sinas says cops with strong family foundation unlikely to do illegal activities

Rosalie Abatayo 02/11/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Policemen loyal to their families are usually also loyal to their jobs. Chief Superintendent Debold Sinas, director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7), said that if policemen have close ties…

Free mass wedding for Santa Fe residents on Valentine’s Day

Rosalie Abatayo 01/14/2019

Cebu City, Philippines – Valentine’s Day is still a month away but the Municipal Government of Santa Fe town in Bantayan Island is giving couples in the town an early present. The Santa Fe LGU announced in…

San Remigio sponsors wedding for 49 couples

Lesley Cara Delos Santos 11/19/2016

FORTY-NINE couples tied the knot in a mass wedding sponsored by the San Remigio municipal government as part of the town’s 153rd founding anniversary yesterday. Among the couples who got hitched were 28-year-old Anecito Castillo and Emily…

San Remigio mass wedding: 49 couples get hitched

Lesley Cara Delos Santos 11/19/2016

Forty-nine couples showed up to say their “I dos” in a mass wedding in a church in San Remigio town in northern Cebu. The mass wedding was organized by the municipal government of San Remigio as part…

Wedding for 76 couples

Nestle L. Semilla 10/29/2016

Dressed in a long white gown with her three-day old baby in her arms, Lorie Mieh Cudiera said, “I do” to Lester, her partner of 11 years in simple ceremonies at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral yesterday morning.…

City Hall Execs Sponsor Mass Wedding

Nestle L. Semilla 10/29/2016

Cebu City officials served as sponsors to 76 couples in a mass wedding held at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral Saturday morning. Cebu City Councilors Margot Osmena and Hanz Abella as well as congressmen Raul del Mar and…

Free wedding: 93 couples say ‘I do’

Julit C. Jainar 02/15/2016

It has been the dream of couple Wilfredo Pareja and Elena Aquino, both 58 years old, to get married. The couple, blessed with five children, has been living together for the past 35 years. Aquino said they…

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.