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.
A story out of the United Kingdom
offers yet another example of how the practice of surrogacy harms
children and fails to protect their interests. Regulation in one country
won’t prevent individuals from looking elsewhere, and unfortunately it
is the children that end up harmed. . . [continue reading]
September was an
important month for those monitoring end of life issues as the United
Kingdom’s House of Commons debated a much hyped “Assisted Dying” bill.
In anticipation of the bill’s debate early in the month, two prominent
authorities—one sacred, one secular—came out in opposition to it. . . [continue reading]
sperm bank in China is trying to capitalize on the rage for iPhones in
order to recruit new sperm “donors.” In Shanghai, a new sperm bank is advertising that it will give its donors a new iPhone 6S in exchange for their emissions. But, there are some strings attached. . . [continue reading]