Abortion The abortion debate most commonly relates to the "induced abortion" of an embryo or fetus at some point in a pregnancy, which is also how the term is used in a legal sense. In medical parlance, "abortion" can refer to either miscarriage or abortion until the fetus is viable.
Email Since the legalization of abortion inover 58 million unborn children have been killed, more than the entire population of Spain.
That's babies per hour.
About 1 every 24 seconds. By the time you finish reading this article, 4 or 5 more innocent lives will be lost.
Can we remain indifferent to such immense human slaughter? So please read the top 10 reasons why abortion is wrong and must be opposed: Abortion Offends God Procured abortion is never a mere personal choice but a grave offense against God and His creation. The anti-abortion struggle has always been a religious battle and foremost in its ranks have been Catholics across the country.
This is because Church teaching on abortion is clear and unequivocal: Procured abortion is murder. There are no exceptions allowed, no compromises possible.
Our Deadliest War The continuing war on terror has lead to a renewed national consciousness of the high price of war, and, for many, a heightened desire for peace.
Yet, despite all this concern, the most horrible war of all continues unabated. This is a war going on within our borders, and it has claimed 58 million American lives in the last 45 years.
This scourge is as horrible as anything terrorists can fathom, because it strikes at the very core of humanity: By destroying the most basic human bond of all—that between mother and child—abortion dissolves the precious glue that binds our nation together.
While mother and child are the first victims, there is not a single element of society that is not affected by abortion.
Peace abroad is meaningless without peace at home. Only machines such as clocks and cars come into existence part by part. Living beings come into existence all at once and gradually unfold their world of innate potential. A living human person begins to exist at the moment of conception, even though only as a cell.
What is important is not the accident of size or weight but the essence — which is fully human. The unborn baby has a distinct, unchanging and unrepeatable genetic code, unique in all of history, from the moment of conception till death. Nothing is added except nutrition and oxygen. Mankind must protect innocent life The first and foremost instinct of humans is preservation of life.
This begins with self-preservation, and extends to all humanity through domestic bonds and realization of a like nature. It forsakes natural law, and has left America as a country unable to repopulate itself without the aid of mass immigration. Abortion is unsafe Compared with other medical procedures, the abortion industry is largely unregulated.
Although there are no exact statistics for the number of women who die from botched procedures, LifeDynamics. Janet Daling, an abortion supporter, and her colleagues at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center which found a link between abortion and cancer: A biogenetic Tower of Babel In a cynical but logical progression, the culture of death is now bent on engendering human life so as to destroy it.
Its new frontier is embryonic stem-cell and human cloning research. In the name of science and health, human life is destroyed at its very inception and "limited" cloning is used to produce usable cells that can be manipulated and harvested to aid the living.
In short, the remaining ethical barriers that preserve human dignity and God's rights in Creation are steadily coming down.
The biotech revolution has as its avowed goal not just curing disease but the construction of a "brave new world" of genetic engineering, changing the very makeup and design of man himself. We cannot permit the completion of this challenge to God, a new Tower of Babel, which will be like another Pandora's box, unleashing untold ethical and moral havoc on our nation.
Breaking the abortion cycle Abortion is a sin that perpetuates evil. The abortion mentality destroys the family by making it more difficult for new Americans who survive beyond the womb to find the family welded together by the indissoluble bond of marriage solely between a man and a woman.
Children need families that will nurture them, guard their innocence and develop their personalities. In particular, all children must find within their homes the Faith that enables them to know, love and serve God in this world and be happy with Him forever in the next.
As long as the traditional family remains in crisis, we will never sever the power lines that supply the abortion mills. As long as the Faith remains dead in souls, we will never wipe out the moral rot of sexual immorality, which is the contaminated soil where the abortion movement grows and flourishes.
The unborn baby's heart starts beating at 24 days and brainwaves can be recorded after 43 days.Gestational Limits: 43 states prohibit abortions, generally except when necessary to protect the woman’s life or health, after a specified point in pregnancy.
“Partial-Birth” Abortion: 20 states have laws in effect that prohibit “partial-birth” abortion. 3 of these laws apply only to postviability abortions. Apr 08, · Public Opinion on Abortion. Views on abortion, As of , public support for legal abortion remains as high as it has been in two decades of polling.
Currently, 57% say abortion should be legal in all or most cases, while 40% say it should be illegal in all or most cases. Year. Abortion Should Not be Legal in The United States of America In Roman times, abortion and the destruction of unwanted children was permissible, but as our civilization has aged, it seems that such acts are no longer acceptable by rational human beings.
Gold Standard - Should the United States Return to a Gold Standard? This pro-con debate revolves around whether or not abortion should be a legal option for terminating pregnancies that do not involve rape, incest, or when a mother’s life is in danger. and crime rates dropped earlier in states that allowed abortion earlier.
Because. Apr 08, · Views on abortion, As of , public support for legal abortion remains as high as it has been in two decades of polling.
Currently, 58% say abortion should be legal in all or most cases, while 37% say it should be illegal in all or most cases. State by state, a nearly uniform consensus has emerged in America: After roughly two dozen weeks, women should not be able to get an abortion for non-medical reasons. The reasons behind these bans.