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.
Monday, January 30, 2012
ALL Pro-Life Today: Reasons why the pro-life movement is winning
The decades of legal abortion may appear to be a stalemate; however, the pro-life movement is encouraged. Just look at the Waco area. Our abortion provider, Planned Parenthood in Waco, was part of a four clinic alliance just a year ago. Today, clinics in Marlin, Groesbeck, and on Columbus Avenue are closed. Here are John Pisciotta's reasons for optimism for Waco and nationwide...
A federal judge in Denver has slapped down 10 motions made by federal prosecutors against a peaceful abortion protester in a case that observers say has far-reaching ramifications for those engaging in demonstrations of just about any type. The Obama administration had assigned five federal prosecutors to go after Ken Scott, a pro-life advocate who passes out flyers and other information outside of a Planned Parenthood clinic in Denver.
In the ongoing battle over abortion, the issue of violence is a consistent theme. Supporters of legalized abortion define it by the eight abortion clinic workers who have been killed as well as the destruction and vandalism that sometimes occurs at abortion clinics. Abortion opponents counter that none of this compares to the violence inflicted upon the unborn inside the nation's abortion clinics. They will also cite the physical attacks that are committed against peaceful anti-abortion protesters. Lost in all of this is the alarming level of abortion-related violence that takes place outside the public's view.
While an Oklahoma state senator has come under heavy fire for proposing a bill to ban the use of aborted "human fetuses" in foods or food-related research, publicly accessible patent documents show that at least one major food research company in the U.S. is using cells derived from an aborted fetus in flavor enhancing research.