Archive of July 26, 2012

Steubenville axes Catholic chapel from logo after legal threat

Jul 26, 2012 - 05:03 pm .- In response to a threatened lawsuit from an atheist group, the Steubenville, Ohio city council says it will remove from its new city logo an image of the Franciscan University of Steubenville’s chapel.

Women's candle business aims to 'keep noses in the Bible'

Jul 26, 2012 - 12:09 pm .- A new, Denver-based candle business seeks to share the richness of the Bible while helping support the local pro-life community.

Public frustration prompts new campaign for political civility

Jul 26, 2012 - 11:51 am .- With nearly 80 percent of U.S. residents expressing frustration over the tone of political discourse, the Knights of Columbus have launched an initiative to restore respectful and thoughtful discussion.

Court upholds S. Dakota rule based on abortion's suicide risk

Jul 26, 2012 - 04:04 am .- A federal appeals court has upheld a South Dakota informed consent rule requiring that abortion doctors warn women seeking abortions about the increased risks of suicide.

One Million Moms campaign urges removal of anti-family show

Jul 26, 2012 - 02:19 am .- A group of concerned mothers across the country is protesting an upcoming television show that depicts homosexuality and surrogate childbearing as “the new normal family.”

Olympic Cross aims to foster faith during games

Jul 26, 2012 - 12:03 am .- Catholics in England have created an Olympic Cross to help reach out to Olympians and attendees of the 2012 Olympic Games.