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Pope: Message to mark VII World Congress on Pastoral Care of Tourism

Pope Benedict XVI has sent a Message to the participants in the VII World Congress on the Pastoral Care of Tourism,which is taking place in Cancún, Mexico, from the 23rd to the 27th of April.

... Sexual tourism is one of the most abject of these deviations that devastate morally, psychologically and physically the life of so many persons and families, and sometimes whole communities. The trafficking of human beings for sexual exploitation or organ harvesting as well as the exploitation of minors, abandoned into the hands of individuals without scruples and undergoing abuse and torture, sadly happen often in the context of tourism.


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