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.
By Karen Cross Unborn babies who are capable of feeling pain are
one step closer to protection from gruesome death by dismemberment
abortion in West Virginia. The House Judiciary Committee passed the
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.B. 4588)
By Dave Andrusko The inestimable Mark Twain once wrote, "There are
three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics." I wonder what
he would have done with the chart that appeared in last Sunday's
By Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. Editor's note. Charles
J. Chaput is the Archbishop of Philadelphia, and (as anyone who reads
NRL News Today already knows) someone from whom I have learned a great
deal and quote frequently.
By Dave Andrusko In the letter sent via Facebook to KTVU Channel 2
news anchor Frank Somerville, the mother of Jahi McMath has thanked
those who have supported the family, assuring the public that her
daughter is not suffering
By Dave Andrusko It was about as bad as things could possibly get.
Shayne Lamas-Richie, 16 weeks pregnant with her second child, is rushed
to the hospital February 9, suffering from internal bleeding around her
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 as
members. The Royal College of General Practitioners
Editor's note. This comes from the wonderful blog "Reflections of a
Paralytic," written by Chelsea Zimmerman. This post can be found at reflectionsofaparalytic.com/?p=10681 Admittedly, I have not watched a lot of this year's Winter Olympics.
If they gave the equivalent of a Pulitzer Prize for ridiculous
headlines, the doozy from today's left-leaning Daily Beast would walk
away with the award: "How Wendy Davis Became America's Conscience on
Abortion" I don't know about you, but
By Dave Andrusko By an overwhelming 60-10 margin, the South Dakota
House of Representatives yesterday approved a bill to prohibit abortions
sought because of a baby's gender. HB 1162 now moves to the state
Senate for further action.
By Mariola O'Brien In 2011, the European Council adopted a
resolution that protects healthcare workers' right to freedom of
conscience regarding abortion and euthanasia. Sweden has signed this
agreement. But reality paints a different picture.
By Dave Andrusko A new joint policy statement from the Society of
Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada and the Canadian Association
of Radiologists calls for "a halt on using ultrasound for the sole
purpose of determining the sex
By Dave Andrusko There are a handful of abortionists whose story
never, ever seems to end. Add Michigan's Robert Alexander to that list.
We have written over a dozen stories about Alexander. We thought we
might have heard the