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Faith Resurrected by Suarez: The Healing Priest

Faith Resurrected by Suarez: The Healing Priest

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By TAFFY ARELLA BERNALES & DAWN DANIELLE SOLANO   A MIRACLE'S reality relies on the faith of those who seek it. Many will testify that “faith” is the prime mover of miracles— mere lucky coincidences without belief. Even so,  there is still hope for their existence. To people who have encountered these, a question arises from within: “what causes these to occur?”  The 2020 Metro Manila Film Festival entry, Suarez: The Healing Priest, tells Fr. Fernando Suarez’s life to answer the question. Under Joven Tan’s direction, the film narrates the life of a controversial priest who claims to have the gift of healing.   Fr. Fernando Suarez, played by multi-awarded actor John Arcilla, was first reported to have healing powers after “resurrecting” a dead woman in Canada. Since