Filipino Bishops: ‘Use Weapons of Prayer and Fasting Against Reproductive Health Bill’

This is a syndicated post from ZENIT English. [Read the original article...]

MANILA, DEC. 4, 2012 (Zenit.org).- The political struggle in the Philippines for the Reproductive Health Bill” gets to the heart of the matter, the document which is intended to introduce measures in the country such as abortion, artificial contraception, sex education, family planning methods. The bill, which is fully supported by President Benigno Aquino, for more than two years has found the firm opposition of the Catholic Church and pro-life groups that define the measure “anti-life”, saying that it “contradicts the protection of life and existing family in the Constitution of the Philippines”.

Read more…

(199)

ZENIT (4103 Posts)


You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply

Hide me
Sign up below to have the hottest Catholic news delivered to your email daily!
Enter your email address:
Show me