Philippine churches offer sanctuary to rights abuse victims

Philippines: Religious leaders respond to duterte's call to extend martial law in southern region.


Confiscating pedophiles' passports a welcome development

Philippines: Australian proposal to ban overseas travel to sex offenders is an idea all governments should adopt.


Philippine bishops warn against martial law extension

Philippines: Decision to prolong military rule should reflect views of mindanao residents, they say.


Philippine youth body wants church to fight teen pregnancy

Philippines: Rising cases 'most serious challenge' young filipinos face.


Philippine diocese calls for end to mining on tiny island

Philippines: Clergy put environment chief to the test over eco-system destruction on leyte gulf island.


New Philippine bishops' conference head wants 'active dialogue'

Philippines: Archbishop romulo valles of davao calls for 'friendly sharing of ideas' with duterte.


Success against child abusers online

Philippines: Abusers should all be worried that the police are gathering evidence against them.