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

MANILA, DEC. 4, 2012 ( 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”.

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