Saint James the Great Church @ Betis, Guagua, Pampanga

1572 - first built with light materials by Augustinian Father Fernando Pinto
1660-1770 - rebuilt with stronger materials
1868-1894 - Church and Convent repaired by Father Manuel Camanes

"Saint James the Great Church or the Betis Church is 
considered the Sistine Chapel of the Philippines"

This Church is a National Cultural Treasure

The Ceiling and walls of the Church were painted
by Simon Flores, Macario Ligon and Jose Ligon


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