ISABELA City, Basilan, March 28, 2011â€”The prelature of Basilan held its protest against the reproductive health bill by lighting candles and doing the way of the cross.
Coinciding with the grand anti-RH bill rally in Manila on March 25, the Solemnity of the Annunciation, Basilan also organized a rally dubbed â€œWalk for Life through the Way of the Cross.â€
Bishop Martin Jumoad presided over a concelebrated Mass with four other priests with hundreds of parishioners in attendance.
Immediately after the Mass,the Catholic faithful started their â€œWalk for Life Through the Way of the Crossâ€ along the streets of the city.
People lighted candles after the final blessing and proceeded to the kissing of the Holy Cross. (Fr. Arnel A. Lagman)