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.
Friday, January 31, 2014
Man who slipped girlfriend abortion drug receives maximum sentence
A Florida man who became infamous for slipping his girlfriend an
abortion-inducing drug was sentenced to nearly 14 years in prison on
Monday, a move that required a fair amount of legal gymnastics and is
spurring renewed efforts in Florida to pass legislation which will make
it easier to punish the intentional harming of an unborn fetus. Read more...
Having dissected both the facts and the reasoning behind
pro-abortion writer Bob Seidensticker’s characterization of the pro-life
movement as dominated by insensitive males, I’d like to take one last
post to examine his central theory of pre-born life, the “spectrum
argument.” Read more...
Sarah Silverman's Jesus doesn't understand biologyBy now you’ve probably heard that Sarah Silverman released an
offensive video about being visited by “Jesus F***ing Christ.” Silverman
is in a category that is hard to exactly call atheist, because
if she really didn’t believe in God, she probably wouldn’t have such a
problem with him. Anyway, in her video, she asks Jesus, “When does life
begin?” His answer was totally Silverman-esque, but failed to take into
account actual basic biology. Read more...
What do we say, then, of mothers like Mary Elizabeth Williams, who
believe that fetuses are living human beings, that the fetuses they
have carried or will carry are their living babies, but in the same
breath announce that those children’s lives are not as valuable as their
own? Are they brave? Are they selfless? Do they know the true meaning
of motherhood? Read more...