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.
Saturday, January 24, 2015
9 Days for Life: Day Eight
DAY EIGHT January 24, 2015
For an end to all domestic violence.
Our Father, 3 Hail Marys, Glory Be
"A correct reading of Scripture leads people to an understanding of the equal dignity of men and women and to relationships based on mutuality and love. Beginning with Genesis, Scripture teaches that women and men are created in God's image."
If you believe someone you know may be in a troubled situation, you should call a hotline number for assistance, or encourage the person to do so themselves: (911, the local hotline, or the National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) / TTY 1-800-787-3224. The National Domestic Violence Hotline also has video phone capabilities for those who are deaf or hard of hearing and live chat capabilities for anyone to use: www.thehotline.org/help.)