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Interfaith eco-mov’t launched

CBCP News: Quezon City, 2015 Aug 31 – On the eve of the Season of Creation celebration, representatives of the Catholic Church and other Christian denominations on Monday, Aug. 31, temporarily set … [Continue Reading...]

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ECY-Philippines Group Orientation

"ECY-Philippines", the official delegation of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP)-Episcopal Commission on Youth (ECY) to the World Youth Day (WYD) 2016, formally met in the … [Continue Reading...]


Report on the Celebration of National Youth Day (NYD) 2014

Episcopal Commission on Youth Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines REPORT On the Celebration of National Youth Day (NYD) 2014 Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom … [Continue Reading...]

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Efforts of the Diocese of Malolos to Stop Trafficking in Persons

The Diocesan Commission on Youth (DCY) of the Diocese of Malolos continues to take the path of combating the evil of trafficking in persons, armed primarily by God's grace and with other very helpful … [Continue Reading...]

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Pope to mayors: put environment and human trafficking at top of your agenda

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has urged mayors from big cities to direct their efforts towards the care for the environment and the fight against human trafficking. The Pope was speaking to some … [Continue Reading...]

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Tagle to Pinoys: ‘Pass on faith to the young’

CBCP News, PASAY City, July 21, 2015—The country’s chief shepherd has underscored anew the need for the older generation to hand down the faith to today’s youth if the Filipino faithful are to avoid … [Continue Reading...]


PPCRV Convenes meeting with young people

The Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) convened a meeting with around 70 young people from schools, parishes and dioceses in preparation for the 2016 elections. The meeting, … [Continue Reading...]

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“I Pretended To Be a Trafficker and I Bought That Child For $26″

(Aleteia News) Fr. Ignacio-María Doñoro de los Ríos (born in Bilbao, Spain, in 1964), is a military chaplain on leave. He had always dreamed of achieving the rank of lieutenant coronel. However, … [Continue Reading...]


Women Posing as Nuns Try to Abduct Girls in Philippines

(Aleteia News) How low can you go? According to a news outlet in the Philippines, girls in the countryside were lured away from their home with the promise of studying in Manila, and almost … [Continue Reading...]


Rights, Camera, ACTION !

Ten (10) kids from the Child Protection Clinic (CPC) on Wheels  produced their own advocacy video on child labor, a very effective tool to advance the issues of children in their own communities. Most … [Continue Reading...]


Diocesan Orientation Session on Human Trafficking

The Parish Youth Coordinators and Parish Youth Presidents of the Diocese of Digos had their Diocesan Youth Orientation Session on Human Trafficking last 2015 June 20-21 at the Diocesan Seminar House … [Continue Reading...]


Empowering Youth Ministers Against Human Trafficking: Talitha Kum partners with ECY

The Philippine Catholic Church fortifies it commitment to stop trafficking in persons through its bold step of gathering more than 70 delegates from 17 dioceses nationwide for an intensive training … [Continue Reading...]


World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

A proposal for a one-hour Eucharistic Adoration – On the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

On our side of the globe, we are halfway through the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation. Will you devote your Angelus, your Rosary, your Divine Mercy prayer, your Holy Mass, your Scripture reading, … [Read More...]


The Dignity and Vocation of Homosexual Persons

Greetings in our Creator on this World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation!   We share with you recent documents published by the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines concerning a reality many … [Read More...]

Human trafficking

Catholics in Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei use rosary and website against human trafficking

SINGAPORE, 2015 Aug 24–In the context of initiatives for the Year of Consecrated Life, Catholics in Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei have launched a special campaign against human trafficking, a phenomenon that … [Read More...]


On the Road …. Trafficking Workshops

As part of Laura Vicuna Foundation’s (LVF) 25th year celebration, 1,500 children participated in the series of  LVF Advocacy against Child Trafficking in Schools (ACTS) as the CPC on Wheels took a road trip to … [Read More...]

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The Poor Must Not Be Excluded from World Youth Day, says Polish Bishop

The Polish bishop overseeing preparations for World Youth Day 2016 has urged priests to ensure that no young people are excluded because of poverty. Auxiliary Bishop Damian Muskus of Krakow, Poland, which is … [Read More...]

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U.S. State Department launches Trafficking in Persons report 2015

The U.S. Embassy to the Holy See would like to draw your attention to the 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report, released by the U.S. Department of State on July 27, 2015.  The Report presents an assessment of … [Read More...]

NYD 2011

For those preparing to come for the NYD2015 in the Archdiocese of Tuguegarao

NYD2015 Update: … [Read More...]

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CFA Action Now Magazine

The Communication Foundation for Asia (CFA) introduced their new Action Now Magazine.   The Action Now Magazine first saw print in the late 60's. They revived this magazine, this time in … [Read More...]

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Calling on participants and volunteers of past Asian Youth Days!

The host-country of the 7th Asian Youth Day (AYD7) seeks our help: Please click on this link and take time to fill up the form truthfully and completely. Answers accepted until August 18. Terima kasih! … [Read More...]

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The Challenges of K-12 Workshop

In line with the adaptation of our educational system to K-12, the Communication Foundation for Asia (CFA) offers a workshop for educators and school administrators that will answer their questions on K-12. … [Read More...]

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IEC (International Eucharistic Congress) Youth Day 2016

The Episcopal Commission on Youth has sent to all the Youth Directors, Coordinators and Leaders of all the particular churches in the Philippines (archdioceses, dioceses, apostolic vicariates and … [Read More...]


Youth group all out for marriage, family

QUEZON City, July 5, 2015 (CBCP News)—Reiterating that the law of God, the “author of love and marriage,” is above man’s, the youth arm of the Catholic charismatic group Couples for Christ (CFC) Global chooses … [Read More...]

Papal Encounter with the Youth Pre-program

Papal Encounter with the Youth – Documentation