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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...]

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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...]

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Combating the Culture of Enslavement

June 12th is the World Day against Child Labor. The most recent global estimates suggest some 120 million children between the ages of 5 and 14 are involved in child labor, with boys and girls in this … [Continue Reading...]


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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...]


CFC-YFC LiveLoud Concert

An estimate of 10,000 participants coming from various CFC communities gathered in World Trade Center, Pasay City for the LiveLoud Praise Concert last 2015 June 12. LiveLoud is an Annual Praise Concert … [Read More...]

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LVF conducts VAW Learning Session at the Diocese of Pasig

Vicariates Vow to end VAW The LVF Child Protection Clinic on Wheels conducted a learning session on Violence Against Women to more than 50 parishioners of the Diocese of Pasig who committed to end violence … [Read More...]

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UST launches Coffee table book on Papal Encounter with the Youth

The University of Sto.Tomas launched the UST Coffee table book entitled "Pope Francis @ UST: Bringing Christ to the Youth” last 17 June at the Blessed Buenaventura Paredes, OP Building of the university. The … [Read More...]

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Encyclical Letter LAUDATO SI’

ENCYCLICAL LETTER LAUDATO SI’ OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS ON CARE FOR OUR COMMON HOME     “LAUDATO SI’, mi’ Signore” – “Praise be to you, my Lord”.In the words of this beautiful canticle, … [Read More...]

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Four Things the Sacred Heart Says Without Words

The Sacred Heart used to bother me. I found the pictures of Jesus with his heart hovering in front of his shirt weird. I also found most expressions of Sacred Heart piety archaic-sounding and off-putting. I … [Read More...]

Papal Encounter with the Youth Pre-program

Papal Encounter with the Youth – Documentation