Three souls, two sisters and a brother in the faith of Jesus, were baptized recently in Ifuago, a landlocked province of the Philippines in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon, the largest and the most populous island in the country, Pastor Roland De la Paz, Leader of Asian Division at IMS, who performed the baptism, confirmed today, on June 30, 2023, on Facebook.

According to Wikipedia, the Rice Terraces of Philippine Cordilleras and Banaue Rice Terraces are main tourist sights in the province of Ifugao. In 1995, the Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras were declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, while in 2008 and 2015, the Hudhud chants of the Ifugao and the Punnuk (Tugging rituals and games) were inscribed in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists.

Just before the baptism, a photo from the personal archive of Pastor Roland De La Paz on Facebook.

Written by Margarit Zhekov