Manila, Philippines - Devotees hijacked mass and took Black Nazarene before the mass of Archbishop Antonio Tagle ends on January 9, 2014. It happened before the communion where in people singing "Cordero ng Diyos" but devotees gone to altar and took Black Nazarene image. Devotees breached the security and security personnel failed to stop them.
“Baba muna tayo sa altar! Baba sa altar! Baba muna tayo, baba, baba, baba! Baba muna, baba! Patapusin muna natin ang Misa! Patapusin muna natin ang Misa! Baba, baba, baba tayo, baba!”
The man on the microphone failed to stop them.
The parish priest of Quiapo Church told Rappler it was the first time devotees did this. Quiapo Church has housed the image for the past 246 years.