Filipinos Revere The Black Nazarene

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Philippine policemen block Catholic devotees trying to reach the... News PhotoAnnual Event,Black Nazarene,Catholicism,Crowd,Honor,Horizontal,Jesus Christ,Manila,Parade,People,Philippines,Pilgrim,Police Force,Reaching,Religion,Stadium,StatuePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPhilippine policemen block Catholic devotees trying to reach the grandstand where the statue of the Black Nazarene (not pictured) was displayed prior to the annual procession in honor of the centuries-old icon of Jesus Christ, in Manila on January 9, 2013. Masses of Catholic devotees swept through the Philippine capital on January 9, in a spectacular outpouring of passion for a centuries-old icon of Jesus Christ that many believe can perform miracles. AFP PHOTO/TED ALJIBE (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)