5. Children’s Well-being Went from the Forefront to an Afterthought[click to continue...]
The anger can be directed toward her own children, as well. Some women have testified as much. Their feelings of inadequacy to be a mother caused them to abuse, or even to kill their living children. Some see it as self-punishment for procuring their abortion.[click to continue...]
He goes on to speak about the moral relativist, who he calls “the Innovator.” “[A]ll the values which he uses in attacking Tao (a.k.a., the Natural Law), and even claims to be substituting for it, are themselves derived from Tao.”
Similarly, he writes later, “Only by such shreds of the Tao as he has inherited is he enabled even to attack it. The question therefore arises what title he has to select bits of it for acceptance and to reject others.”[click to continue...]
What about couples who opt for the genetic test during pregnancy, knowing they will have their baby killed if the test is positive? If they do get a positive test, they will have to wonder for the rest of their lives if it was a false positive.[click to continue...]
Therefore, if you have used hormonal contraception in the past, then you may have conceived a child. I have read estimates that 2 – 10% of the time, “breakthrough ovulation” occurs each month while a woman is on the Pill.
This means a woman has up to a 10% chance that her hormonal birth control will not prevent ovulation from occurring. If she has sex shortly after such ovulating, then conception will result.[click to continue...]
Shouldn’t we leave abortion accessible, so that children who would otherwise live in poverty be spared that lifestyle? Isn’t society better off allowing poor people to kill their own preborn children?
How do you respond?
Here are my six responses to this argument from the so-called pro-choice crowd regarding poverty and abortion.[click to continue...]
This morning I will be praying outside an abortion center.
I am not sure there is anything more sombering than that to do on any given day.
Surely, I will be there to protest what happens inside those walls. That is a given. But I continue to stand out there for several other reasons.
Here are but a few of the motivations for me to make the effort each week to pray outside an abortion center. I hope at least one of these convicts you to also stand outside your local abortion mill in prayer.[click to continue...]
[Author Mark] Steyn says the reason the conservatives are losing, in part, falls on their short-sightedness. The Right has reduced morality to the policing of the politicians, in his view. If only the right political leaders could just get elected, then America can stop sliding down the moral sewer drain.
Steyn says the reason the Conservatives’ strategy has not worked is because even the politics are shifting to the left.[click to continue...]
Abortion was sold as the panacea to cure all societal problems. Just when was this supposed to take effect? Did we blink? Did we miss it?[click to continue...]
Despite its low costs and its rampant availability, the high price of birth control keeps rising.
What do I mean? Well, just think about it.
Wasn’t birth control supposed to cure all the world’s problems? That is how it was billed and how it continues to be promoted. But birth control has failed to keep its promises.
In fact, birth control has only made society worse. Let’s see what kind of devastating wake the introduction of contraception has caused.[click to continue...]