Archive of November 3, 2012

Activists draw fire for labeling Scottish cardinal 'bigot'

Nov 3, 2012 - 05:04 pm .- A Catholic spokesman slammed the U.K. gay advocacy group Stonewall's bestowal of its “bigot of the year” award on Cardinal Keith O'Brien, calling the move an effort to attack marriage supporters.

Catholics buy full-page religious freedom ad in Denver Post

Nov 3, 2012 - 12:02 pm .- A group of lay Catholics in Colorado is placing a full-page ad in the Sunday edition of the Denver Post to drive home the importance of religious freedom in the upcoming election.

Support for preserving marriage grows in key states

Nov 3, 2012 - 08:47 am .- Recent polls show increasing support for marriage being the union of one man and one woman in states that will soon cast ballots on whether to legalize “gay marriage.”

Second Vatican stem cell conference set for 2013

Nov 3, 2012 - 06:00 am .- Next year the Pontifical Council for Culture and an adult stem cell research foundation will host the second international Vatican conference to discuss regenerative medicine and its implications for culture, ethics and faith.