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.
Sunday, March 22, 2015
Hospital staff refuses to save baby despite his mother's pleas
Goodger was only 22 weeks and three days along when his mother, Emma
Jones, went into labor in December of 2013. His older brother, Tyler,
had been stillborn in 2012, so his mother was understandably frightened
and heartbroken to be going into pre-term labor.
ABC 7 reported the gruesome attack of a pregnant Colorado woman who was
lured to a home by a Craigslist ad for baby clothes. Mother Michelle
Wilkins, who was seven months pregnant, was reportedly attacked and
stabbed by a woman who ripped her preborn child from her body.
Noah – the name means “peace” and “comfort,” and for Lara, this was the
perfect name for her son. She was 12 weeks and 5 days pregnant when
baby Noah died from a miscarriage. Heartbroken by the loss of her son,
Lara wanted his life to have meaning in the world. With this photo of
Noah, that dream is becoming a reality.
The Senate’s anti-trafficking bill, which generated bipartisan support,
has quickly turned into a battle over abortion language. After the bill
unanimously passed the Senate Judiciary Committee, Democrats complained
of the inclusion of the Hyde Amendment, which prohibits federal funds
from paying for abortion, with exceptions.
After three years of struggling to get pregnant, Kate and David Ogg were
thrilled to learn they were expecting twins. But at only 26 weeks’
gestation, Kate went into preterm labor. In a video detailing the birth
she says it was the “most frightening thing” ever.
In a 2014 article in First Things entitled “My Mother’s Abortion”, a
pastor whose mother aborted his sibling gives a moving testimony and a
plea for postabortion women to come to terms with their abortions and
Want to save lives from where you are sitting right now? You can! A few
years ago, a post asking for help on a pro-life Facebook group caught
my eye. A young girl considering abortion was seeking advice on Yahoo!
Answers, and the person on Facebook wanted pro-lifers to respond.
“I think I should’ve had more support. It was my mom’s decision. I was
living with her; I was ready to graduate high school and it was just
something I didn’t know was going to be so traumatic. I didn’t know I
was going to be affected by it for the rest of my life.”