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Crimes against children on the Internet 

Priests and bishops like everyone else can be sinners and must be held responsible like everyone else for crimes against children

Persecution of Christians at its highest point in 30 years; North...

An increasing phenomenon of a “refugee” church, due to the number of Christians fleeing persecution has been noted

A case of clerical child rape

Church law says every act of sexual abuse against a child is not only a heinous crime in civil law but is a violation of Church law

Priest says rights defenders, including church workers, continue to face threats...

“Let us not be afraid even if we are branded, or red-tagged," said Father Buenafe, adding that the call of the Gospel is very clear

Philippines’ feast of Child Jesus a reminder of the gift of...

Human life should be seen not just as a fundamental human right but as a gift from the Creator

Forgotten lepers dream of love on Christmas

“They don’t want me because of my leprosy. I don’t know what I have done wrong. It’s painful. It’s even more painful than leprosy itself.”

End tolerance of child abuse by teachers

When teachers receive a credible report of child sexual abuse in a school, they have to act to protect that child and many other children

Probe finds false evidence planted on late Indian Jesuit’s computer prior...

“Father Stan Swamy was arrested, incarcerated, and died based on fabricated evidence,” read a statement released to the media

Asia has highest number of journalists imprisoned in 2022, says new...

Globally, 363 journalists were imprisoned, an increase of 20 percent over the previous year

10 years after his disappearance, no clue about what happened to...

His wife promises she will keep searching for her husband as long as she lives. He was 60 at the time of his abduction.

Defending the rights of children online

The number of online child sexual abuse reports received by the Philippine government cyber-crime office is staggering

Remembering on International Human Rights Day

On International Human Rights Day we remember that enforced disappearance is the most cruel among all human rights violations

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