Tag: death penalty

Church in Philippines rejects president’s call to revive death penalty 

- 29 July 2019 1

MANILA, PHILIPPINES: Catholic leaders in the Philippines are calling on Catholics and lawmakers to resist President Rodrigo Duterte’s call to revive the death penalty. Read More

Bishop denounces death sentence for Filipino woman in Saudi Arabia 

Catholic Voice- 6 March 2019 0

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA: A bishop in the Philippines is speaking out against the death penalty of a Filipino woman who has been condemned to death ... Read More

South Korean bishops call for an end to the death penalty 

Catholic Voice- 15 February 2019 0

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA: The South Korean bishops’ conference has called for an end to the death penalty on the grounds that it violates the constitution. Read More