Archive of November 23, 2012

Critics find UN contraception push harmful to women

Nov 23, 2012 - 04:03 pm .- A United Nations population report calling for global contraceptive access has drawn fire from doctors and pro-life advocates who say the funding would better spent preventing maternal deaths.

Vatican nativity set might include animals not at Jesus' birth

Nov 23, 2012 - 04:02 am .- The Vatican has started construction on its annual nativity set in St. Peter's Square, and the display is expected to include a few animals that may not have been at Jesus' birth.