RH Bill

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HLI’s Dr. Ligaya Acosta Challenges Faithful at March for Life

Defending life and family, Dr. Ligaya challenges the faithful at March for Life event. As keynote speaker for the first ever March for Life organized by the Diocese of Caceres in Naga City, Philippines, I was amazed at the overwhelming number of participants. 1,500 marchers exceeded expectations! The [...]

By |2019-11-22T09:13:30-05:00May 20th, 2015|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , |
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Be Not Afraid! St. John Paul II’s Key to Building a Culture of Life

(Zenit.org) -- The recent canonization of Saint John Paul II offers an impetus to reflect on both his life and his papacy. The Pope’s leadership of the Catholic Church was exemplified by his signature phrase “Be not afraid!” Yet, what exactly was he exhorting the faithful to face without fear? [...]

By |2019-11-23T16:20:42-05:00May 28th, 2014|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , |
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True Story I – The Philippines: Preserving a Culture of Life

In December 2012, the Congress of the Philippines finally passed the destructive RH Bill and it was signed into law by President Beningno Aquino. In April 2014 the Supreme Court of the Philippines struck down several provisions of the law, but some of the most objectionable parts were upheld. The [...]

By |2020-01-31T21:18:43-05:00July 2nd, 2013|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |

HLI Statement on the Final Passage of the RH Bill in the Philippines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 17, 2012 - CONTACT: Stephen Phelan 540-622-5270 – SPhelan@hli.org – www.hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – The following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, President of Human Life International, on the final passage of the Reproductive Health (RH) Bill in both houses of Congress Monday [...]

By |2019-11-14T19:05:35-05:00December 17th, 2012|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |

RH Bill “Definitely” Population Control Admits Co-Sponsor

As debate over the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) Bill continued Wednesday in the Philippine House of Representatives, a co-sponsor of the bill admitted that the RH Bill was a means to control the population size of poor Filipinos in apparent contradiction to statements made by other bill sponsors. Rep. Kimi [...]

By |2020-01-28T14:37:43-05:00August 25th, 2011|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |