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.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
National Right to Life News Today 8/21/2013
Topics for August 21, 2013 Editor’s note. While my family and I
are on vacation, we are running some of our favorite NRL News Today
stories from the last four months, entries from our “Roe at 40" series,
and an occasional update.
Finally a World Wide Pro-Life Evening News Program By
Ernest Ohlhoff The Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) will begin
broadcasting a nightly news program from Washington, DC on Tuesday
September 3rd. Colleen Carroll Campbell will be the news anchor
By Margaret Somerville Editor’s note. This is a letter
to the editor of the National Post, referencing an article that ran
August 17 titled, ” Euthanasia May Land On Doctors’ Agenda” This story
notes that the Canadian Medical Association’s policy
By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a
former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a
UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students
note. This is one of my all-time favorites, and, as such, it seemed a
likely candidate to be part of our year-long “Roe at 40” series in which
we are bringing you stories, columns, and editorials from National
Right to Life News going all the way back to 1973.
By Dave Andrusko On June 6, NRL News Today ran a lengthy
piece on four abortion clinics and three abortionists in Maryland,
based on reports posted online by the Maryland Board of Physicians and
the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
By Laura Echevarria Cal Thomas has been a friend of the
pro-life movement for many years. With a syndicated op-ed column that
appears in over 540 newspapers nationwide, he is a widely read advocate
for the unborn child. When Cal called me recently to tell me that the
Cincinnati Enquirer had dropped his column in favor of a pro-abortion
columnist, you can understand why both Cal and I were disturbed by the
By Dave Andrusko A writer for the Washington Post this
morning went out of his way in his ‘Fact Checking” to excuse away what
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Ca.) said in a scolding,
schoolmarmish dismissal of a series of questions posed at a press
conference last week.