Priest Holds Mass as Typhoon Rai Hits the Philippines

A priest held mass in defiance of a raging typhoon in Tagbilaran City, in the Philippines, on December 16.

This video posted by the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish shows Father Virgilio Salas delivering the service while strong winds blow through the empty pews of the church.

The Manilla Bulletin, citing the Philippine National Police, reported at least 375 people had been killed by Typhoon Rai. Credit: Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish – Taloto, Tagbilaran City via Storyful

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