26 4 / 2012

A gigantic Statue of the Risen Christ on top of a mountain at the Monasterio de Tarlac in San Jose,Tarlac towers over visitors of the shrine. The statue houses a relic of the True Cross, believed by devotees to be the cross that Jesus Christ carried in his crucifixion. (Photo by Cipriano Sison for ABS-CBNnews.com)

A gigantic Statue of the Risen Christ on top of a mountain at the Monasterio de Tarlac in San Jose,Tarlac towers over visitors of the shrine. The statue houses a relic of the True Cross, believed by devotees to be the cross that Jesus Christ carried in his crucifixion. (Photo by Cipriano Sison for ABS-CBNnews.com)