Abbey of Our Lady of Montserrat




Location: San Miguel, Manila (Region NCR)
Category: Building
Type: House of Worship
Status: Level II - With Marker
Marker Date: 1939

Marker Text:
ABBEY OF OUR LADY OF MONSERRAT

THE PRIORATE OF THE BENEDICTINES ERECTED IN MANILA IN 1904 WAS RAISED TO ABBEY IN JULY, 1924. THE CHURCH DEDICATED TO THE SANTO NIRO JESUS DE PRAGA AND CONSECRATED ON JANUARY 13, 1926, HAD ITS CORNERSTONE LAID ON FEBRUARY 15, 1925. ITS ARTISTIC DECORATION AND PAINTINGS ARE THE WORKS OF BENEDICTINE FATHER LESMES LOPEZ AND BROTHER SALVADOR ALBERICH.

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