We Know They Are Killing Children—All of Us Know

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    We Know They Are Killing Children—All of Us Know
    One biblical principle of justice is that the more knowledge we have that our action is wrong, the more guilty we are, and the more deserving of punishment (Luke 12:47–48). The point of this blog post is that we know what we are doing — all America knows. We are killing children. Pro-choice and Pro-life people both know this.

    But before I show that, let’s clarify what the Supreme Court did forty years ago today. In Roe v. Wade the Supreme Court in effect made abortion on demand untouchable by law. The way this was done was with two steps.

    One step was to say, laws may not prevent abortion, even during the full nine months, if the abortion is “to preserve the life or health of the mother.” The other step was to define “health” as “all factors — physical, emotional, psychological, familial and the woman's age — relevant to the well-being of the patient.”

    For forty years this has meant that any perceived stress is a legal ground for eliminating the child. We have killed fifty million babies. And what increases our guilt as a nation is that we know what we are doing. Here’s the evidence that we know we are killing children.​

    He makes a compelling argument.
     
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    What children are being killed? He makes no argument at all.

    In the first example, the abortion doctor is right - it is more important that a woman have her freedom to choose than whether an abortion is murder or not.
     
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    Wow. Just...wow.

    That's just one step away from advocating post-birth abortion.
     
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    Yeah, for atheism.

    Heard today that the "latest poll" shows 54% in favor of a woman's right to choose, 44% in favor of government control of women's bodies.

    Doesn't matter though. Its legal and its gonna stay that way.
     
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    A picture of a man with two guns, and gunslinger in your avatar tag. Don't bother to talk to me about killing.
     
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    So, it doesn't matter that abortions are murder. Just what I thought.

    With this mindset, abortion will be the rule and not the exception.

    Do you believe abortion is a natural right?
     
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    Abortion cannot be murder. It cannot be murder to kill something which is inside your body without your permission.
    I believe abortion is a right, yes.
     
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    A natural right?
     
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    Drew Peterson got death penalty for killing his wife and the unborn human baby in her womb. Now somewhere there has to be a smart enough liberal who realizes she's not carrying little green frogs.
     
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    It's inside your body without your permission? You voluntarily dropped your drawers knowing the possibilities, didn't you? Consenting to sex is giving your permission.
     
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