Archive of August 12, 2012

Teen's pillowcase project inspires many to action

Aug 12, 2012 - 03:51 pm .- Megan Ternus, a teenager leading a huge effort to provide handmade clothes to less fortunate children in Haiti, knows what it’s like to walk in their shoes.  

Son of 'two moms' defends Regnerus study on same-sex parenting

Aug 12, 2012 - 03:15 pm .- A professor raised by two women has defended sociologist Mark Regnerus, who is under investigation for academic “misconduct” following an activist's complaint about his work on same-sex parenting.

Pope asks Christians to hunger for Jesus' love

Aug 12, 2012 - 01:39 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI says that all Christians should reflect on how “hungry” they are to know and love Jesus Christ.

Youth donate time and talents to aid poor

Aug 12, 2012 - 01:00 pm .- Growing in Faith - Teens, including youth group members from St. Pius X Parish, Forked River, assisted Lancaster, Pa., residents to spruce up their homes and yards during a workcamp June 17 to 22.

Church commemorates Hungarian king St. Stephen Aug. 16

Aug 12, 2012 - 07:07 am .- On Aug. 16, the Catholic Church celebrates the feast day of King Saint Stephen of Hungary, the monarch who led his country to embrace the Christian faith during the 11th century.