ANG SIMBAHAN NG SANTUARIO DEL SANTO CRISTO

The church and convent were built in 1602-1604 by the Dominican Province of the Most Holy
Rosary on a site donated by Capitan Julian de Cuenca. Both buidings were burned during the
Chinese uprising of 1639. The new church and convent, constructed in 1641, were set on fire in
July 1763 during the British occupation of Manila. The present church and convent, constructed. The
in 1774. were used by the insurgent forces of the revolution of 1898. This sanctuary is the seat
of the cofraternity of Santisimo Cristo de San Juan del Monte approved by Pope Innocent Xon
March 4, 1648.