Pope Gregory XIV Orders Reparations to Enslaved Philippine Natives

Pope Gregory XIV Orders Reparations to Enslaved Philippine Natives

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Pope Gregory XIV issues the decree Bull Cum Sicuti, ordering Catholics in the Philippines to pay reparations to the natives who had been forced into slavery by Europeans.

He also orders that all enslaved natives be freed on pain of excommunication.

 

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