Were there to be no support in the whole history of ethical and moral thought, were there no acknowledged confirmation from medical science, were the history of legal opinion to the contrary, we would still have to conclude on the basis of God's Holy Word that the unborn child is a person in the sight of God. He is protected by the sanctity of life graciously given to each individual by the Creator, Who alone places His image upon man and grants them any right to life which they have.
Thursday, February 17, 2011
ALL Pro-Life Today: The Quandary: Savior Siblings v. Human Dignity
Thursday, February 17, 2011
The Quandary: Savior Siblings v. Human Dignity
One of the most tragic things in a parent's life is to face the loss of a child. Most parents would do anything to spare a child's life or to help a sick child get well again. This scenario becomes even more tragic when these life-saving efforts include the killing of preborn child. Read today's commentary for more on this alarming new trend.
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Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The maker of the Plan B morning-after pill is gearing up for another round with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration over whether the emergency contraceptive can be sold without a prescription for younger women and girls. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd earlier this week said it had asked the FDA for permission to sell the drug without any age limits, the latest salvo in a decade-long battle over the pill. Only those 17 and older can buy it now without a doctor's order.
A former longtime president of NARAL Pro-Choice New York is at the center of a major financial scandal, after the discovery that she appeared to have used the non-profit's funds to fund a lavish personal lifestyle. Kelli Conlin appropriated hundreds of thousands of the organization's dollars - since at least 2008 - for what appear to be personal purposes. Conlin has been fired according to an unnamed source.
EWTN NAPLES, FLA., February 13 (CNA) - A Mass commemorating "Terri's Day," the sixth anniversary of Terri Schiavo's death, will take place on March 31 at the chapel of Ave Maria University in Florida. Fr. Frank Pavone, national director of Priests for Life, will be the main celebrant for the Mass. His organization and the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network, formerly known as the Terri Schindler Schiavo Foundation, established the commemorative day in 2007. The event's full name is the International Day of Prayer and Remembrance for Terri Schindler Schiavo, and All of Our Vulnerable Brothers and Sisters.