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 10, 2015
National Right to Life News This Week 1/10/2015
Best of NRL News Today for the week of January 5-10, 2015
By Dave Andrusko Pro-lifers are nothing if not creative. Over the
decades, they have produced thousands upon thousands of "visual aids,"
from the simplest black and white one-sheeter to full-blown movies--and
By Lauren Enriquez When Andy and Mercedes Lara began sharing
Sunflower Mae's story, she captured the hearts of thousands. Sunflower
has Down syndrome, a chromosomal abnormality that is caused by an extra
chromosome in each cell of the body.
550,000 times in this new year, a woman will NOT have an abortion
that would have occurred 25 years ago. That's right: In 1990, there were
1,610,000 abortions in the United States. Today, there are about
1,058,000 each year.
By Andrew Bair Far too often, young people in the pro-life movement
are referred to as "future pro-life leaders." While that statement is
undeniably true, it omits the current impact young people are having
across the country.
By Katie Yoder Fresh pro-abortion talking points for a new year!
Who said feminism was out of ideas? This time around, feminist writer
and moral pygmy Amanda Marcotte is asserting that pregnancy is a disease
By Dave Andrusko Although this miraculous story appeared last
month, I just learned about it this week, courtesy of Life News. There
is a medical condition we've written about in the past– Twin to Twin
Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS)
By Randall K. O'Bannon, Ph.D. Despite the closing of some clinics
(usually in pursuit of greater profits) and constant complaints about
"assaults on reproductive rights," Planned Parenthood again made
hundreds of millions last year off of abortion
By Sarah Terzo Live Action contributor Lauren Enriquez wrote an
article a week ago about pro-choice author Magda Denes. Denes, who
survived Nazi Germany, held on to a pro-choice viewpoint even when
confronted with the horrors of abortion while
Autopsy shows girl not pregnant By Dave Andrusko The crime was so
horrific, so deranged, it was almost impossible to write about at the
time. But yesterday 22-year-old Christian Ferdinand was sentenced to 29
years to life
By Dave Andrusko When pro-abortion Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Ca.)
announced yesterday she'd decided to retire when her current term ends
in 2016, you would've expected--and you got--a combination of
speculation about what will be a wild and woolly fight
Born at 23 weeks, one week under legal limit to abort By Dave
Andrusko When "Miracle Baby" Bella Davison came home yesterday, after
spending her entire life outside the womb (six month) under the care of