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.
About the “gay lobby” that his article said exists in the curia, Panorama's Ignazio Ingrao was definite. The theme “emerged because a few of the people who were questioned by the cardinals told me that the questions that they were asked were about this aspect…
“I would hope, but I don’t think we’re going to be seeing any serious compromise coming forward,” said Richard Doerflinger, the associate director of the Secretariat for Pro-life Activities for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).
A new law passed by the Spanish parliament protects Great Apes from the moment of conception against abortion and fetal experimentation, but Human embryos remain unprotected and the subject of scientific research in Spain.