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.
Thursday, January 7, 2016
Third-Party Reproduction: The Commercialization of Parenthood By Ellen Giangiordano
The commercial production of infants using donor sperm and/or eggs is a practice that must be deemed another American failure, akin to slavery.
Donor Sibling Registry Logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
What “we the people” are doing is wrong. Donor-conceived citizens have had their pockets picked, even before conception, of natural rights the vast majority of Americans enjoy, including but not limited to being born through natural and free human reproduction as found in nature, knowing one’s biological mother and father, knowing one’s complete medical history, and knowing that one’s love interest is not one’s half-sibling.