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PASTORAL LETTER OF THE CATHOLIC HIERARCHY OF THE PHILIPPINES ON EVANGELIZATION AND DEVELOPMENT

PASTORAL LETTEROF THE CATHOLIC HIERARCHY OF THE PHILIPPINESON EVANGELIZATION AND DEVELOPMENTIntroduction“The name for peace is development.”  This is one of the most expressive subheadings and one of the main thrusts in the encyclical on the Development of Peoples issued by Pope Paul VI in 1967.  “Peace,” he said, “is something that is built up day after day in the pursuit of an order intended by God which implies a more perfect form

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The Philippines for Christ: Time to Launch a New Evangelization

The Philippines for Christ:Time to Launch a New EvangelizationA Joint Pastoral Letter of the Philippine HierarchyTo the Catholic People of the Philippines:Grace and Peace in our Lord.Next year we shall celebrate the fourth centennial of the evangelization of the Philippines.  On that subject and on the lessons it suggests We addressed a pastoral letter to you on February 2, 1964.The memory of the evangelization of the Philippines compels us to consider

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