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Filipino bishops will continue work business leaders who support contraceptive program

Catholic World News - August 12, 2010

Catholic bishops in the Philippines have announced that although they are disappointed to know that corporate leaders are backing government plans for a new family-planning campaign, they will not break off their ties with those executives.

“We may not be able to influence business leaders on certain issues,” b said Bishop Antonio Tobias of Novaliches, but a refusal to work with them “would exclude us from influencing them on any matter."

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