14. 1. States Parties shall respect the right of
the child to freedom of thought, conscience and religion.
2. States Parties shall respect the rights and duties of the parents
and, when applicable, legal guardians, to provide direction to the child in the
exercise of his or her right in a manner consistent with the evolving capacities
of the child.
3. Freedom to manifest one’s religion or beliefs may be subject only
to such limitations as are prescribed by law and are necessary to protect public
safety, order, health or morals, or the fundamental rights and freedoms of