To set up trading post (Factoria), tobring to the inhabitants to thoseplaces our Holy Catholic Faith andto discover the return trip to thisNew Spain… through trade andbarter and through other legitimateways, which with a clear conscienceshould be carried on to bring backsome spices and some of thewealth found in those places.
WHAT RIGHT DIDSPAIN HAVE TORULE THEPHILIPPINES?
At least in theory, it was clearhow the Philippines should bruled. An ideal colonial systemhad been drawn up. For one andall, there was a clear reminder of what, as Christians, they shoulddo for the Philippines.Furthermore, a clear definitionwas also made of what consistedrobbery of a helpless people.