About the book:
Bicol identity is ineluctibly involved with the devotion to the Virgin Mary. Invoked by various titles, Immaculada Concepcion(Naga), Soledad (Buhi), Salvacion (Tiwi, Albay), Sapa (Camarines Norte) and Lourdes (Iriga City). Peñafrancia is a lodestone that draws back the people of Bicol home.
Publisher: Bookmark Inc.
Publication Date: 1995
About the authors:
Vitaliano Gorospe SJ is a Professor of Theology at the Ateneo de Manila University. An authority on moral theology and Philippine religiosity, he has written several books and articles, among them Banahaw: Conversations with a Pilgrim (Bookmark).
Rene Javellana SJ an artist and award-winning author of books on Philippine culture and art, teaches at the Ateneo de Manila University.