Articles on this issue "democracy"
John Paul II today reminded Nicaragua, weeks before its presidential elections, that there can be no authentic democracy without respect for human rights. Meeting with Nicaraguan bishops, the …read more
John Paul II warned Chilean society to resist falling into moral relativism because "a democracy without values does not serve for real progress." Such a situation "turns against man himself," …read more
Latin American bishops pledged a new commitment to build the "culture of life" as they warned about the regions fragile economies and democracies. In a statement issued at the end of their May …read more
The Church in the Philippines has appealed to citizens to defend democracy against possible attacks from supporters of imprisoned former President Joseph Estrada. President Gloria Macapagal …read more
Catholic media professionals capped a three-day workshop here by pledging to work for the promotion of democracy, while at the same time calling on the government to ensure freedom of …read more