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The State Shall Protect the Unborn

by Bishop Teodoro Bacani, Jr. Manila Standard Today OPINION page September 13, 2008 Page A5 Our 1987 Constitution introduced this novel provision in its Declaration of Principles: “The State shall equally protect the life of the mother and the life of the unborn from conception.” The intent of this provision was explicitly brought out by […]

The Truth About Human Love – Orientations on Conjugal Love, Gender Ideology and Family Legislation

“By its very nature the gift of the person must be lasting and irrevocable. The indissolubility of marriage flows in the first place from the very essence of that gift: the gift of one person to another person. This reciprocal giving of self reveals the spousal nature of love. In their marital consent the bride […]