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.
Monday, April 20, 2015
The abortion industry and human traffickers: partners in crime
have bitterly sparred over human trafficking legislation — Democrats
say Republicans tucked abortion restrictions into the measure, while GOP
Senators note that the Hyde Amendment has long been on the books as a
provision to prevent abortion funding. A vote was scheduled for Friday
the 17th but it was delayed until at least next week.
The measure sparked intense lobbying from Planned Parenthood, which
joined Senate Democrats in filibustering the bill. Planned Parenthood
has been under great scrutiny after a Live Action investigation found the organization willing to aid sex traffickers in securing secret abortions for minors sex slaves.
Baby Jude Peters, or the “brave little warrior,” as his parents call
him, has turned one! His first birthday is worthy of great celebration
because Jude is living with a disease that only 53 people in the world
Pro-choice writer Hannah Selinger describes her visit to an abortion clinic: "In
the press, the issue of the right to choose will be reduced to the
terminology of precedent and privacy. But the visceral reality of
abortion–the grimy clinic, the sobbing and hapless young woman…cannot be
understood by such desensitized vocabulary."
April 15 is Tax Day — the day that Americans know and dread. For many
Americans, it’s the day that tax returns are due to the government, but
what the government does with that tax money has long bothered many
Specifically, it’s the fact that Planned Parenthood receives $1.44
million every day in taxpayer funding. It adds up to over half a billion
dollars each year.
Last week, Kansas passed a ban on dismemberment abortion —this week, its neighbor to the south, Oklahoma, followed suit.
On Monday, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed the Unborn Child
Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act, which passed the state House
84 to 2, and the state Senate 37 to 4. The law takes effect November 1.
Facebook has lifted a ban on pictures of baby Eli, who was born without a
nose, after deeming the photos “shocking” and inappropriate for
viewers. In addition, the social media giant will allow Live Action News
stories of Eli to be promoted, after banning the images for over 10
Preborn children may not be at the same developmental stage as us, but
there are many things that they can still do! They have beating hearts
at only 21 days gestation, detectable brain waves at roughly 42 days,
and can suck their thumbs and yawn.