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.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Spirit and Life: The Humanity of the Unborn Child
day in our country, thousands of pregnant women enter so-called medical
“clinics.” When they emerge hours later, they are no longer pregnant.
Their babies, so recently living and growing within the warmth and
safety of their mothers’ wombs, have been suctioned out with a vacuum,
or injected with poison or scalded to death with saline fluid and then
pulled apart limb by limb with forceps.
gruesome reality of what happens to those babies is disguised by a
veneer of medical respectability, by the white gowns worn by profiteers
who play at being “doctors” and “nurses.” And it is hidden by the
plethora of carefully crafted euphemisms designed to cast a pall of
confusion over the abortion debate: “products of conception,” “blob of
tissue,” “reproductive rights,” “freedom of choice,” etc.
no number of white gowns, and no number of euphemisms coined by clever
propagandists can ever change the cold reality of what happens in every