MANILA, July 26, 2016 – Faithful may now visit and venerate a first class relic and image of St. Martha at the Veritas Chapel from July 20 to July 29, 2016.
Her image and first class relic is open for public veneration from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Our Lady of Veritas Chapel located at the second floor of Veritas Tower, 162 West Ave. corner Edsa, Quezon City.
The feast day of St. Martha, the patroness of servants and cooks, is celebrated on July 29. A Eucharistic celebration will be held on that day in her honor.
St. Martha is best known for being the sister of Mary, who sat at Jesus’ feet listening to him while Martha was busy preparing for their meal. She is also Lazarus’ sister, the one who appealed to Jesus to raise her brother to life.
Interested parties may call Ms. Renee Jose or Mr. Rey Isabela at (02) 925-7932 to 39 local 129. (Kevin B. Cariño / CBCPNews)