Edgar Labella starts day 1 of Simbang Gabi
The politiko was up early on Monday morning hoping to complete another year of novena.
Cebu City Mayor Edgar Labella made sure to get up at dawn of December 16 to kick off another series of misa de gallo ahead of Christmas. For him, no holiday is complete without this tradition, which supposedly gives the mass goer a wish to fulfill.
The first mass was at 4 a.m., administered by Archbishop Jose Palma.
The first misa de gallo was held at the Carbon Public Market with Archbishop Jose Palma officiating started at 4:00 a.m.
Eight more days!