Catholic bishops on Tuesday, April 8, urged Catholics to stop being an “RH-law-reactionary group” and instead move on. The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines led by Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas said the Church should have a “positive message” even as hardliners like former senator Francisco Tatad called for civil disobedience. This was in reaction to the Supreme Court decision to uphold the constitutionality of the RH law, at the same time striking down 8 of its provisions either partially or in full.
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