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Philippine ‘belen’ at St. Peter’s Square cited in European book; UST Varsitarian anniversary bash to pay tribute to alumni in church service

FILIPINO belen launched at St. Peter’s Square in Rome on Dec. 24, 2010, under the auspices of the Philippine Embassy to the Holy See.

An Italian book, “I Preseppi di Piazza San Pietro,” says that the Philippines has been the only country allowed to participate in the Belen (Nativity Scene) that usually graces St. Peter’s Square every Christmas. This was in 2010-2011.

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