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Making the Case For Life

Caveat emptor Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 10:56 AM
Exodus 21:22 It's up to the women and her husband. That is what the Bible says about abortion.
GodsLaws Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:09 AM
D G Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:04 AM
Does it really? ...... Or does it pertain to two fighting men accidentally hitting a pregnant women who then gives birth prematurely?

Have you read it? What to Biblical scholars say about it?
Birdman III Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:03 AM
Exodus 21
22 “If people are fighting and hit a pregnant woman and she gives birth prematurely but there is no serious injury, the offender must be fined whatever the woman’s husband demands and the court allows. 23 But if there is serious injury, you are to take life for life, 24 eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, 25 burn for burn, wound for wound, bruise for bruise.

I fail to see your reference. Would mind pointing out to me?
Stacey23 Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:02 AM
Do not misquote the Bible. It says if a pregnant woman is accidentally injured during a fight between two men and she delivers, and no serious injury occurs, then the offender must pay whatever the woman's husband demands and the court allows. This verse is not about elective abortion.
Whitebeard Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:19 AM
Stacey, Birdman, and DG: Spot on, all of you. Clearly, the "unborn" child was valued BEFORE IT WAS BORN.

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