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Abortion and the Conscience of a Nation

midwestliberty Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 10:55 PM
"Life" begins in the cells before conception that is science when the collection of cells becomes a human being is subject to debate (and has been for centuries) why you are so sure God would destroy about 60% of "human beings" (roughly the percentage of conceptions that end in miscarriages) before they are born is a little confusing to me. For Centuries the catholic church and most other religions considered "quickening" to be the moment the soul entered the fetus and made it human. So I personally don't know the answer and those who claim to "know" the answer are blowing smoke.

Imagine for a moment that your home is invaded by thugs who will do harm to your family, or perhaps even kill them. But then one of them takes a look at your three children and offers you a sinister Faustian bargain: pick one to die and the others will be allowed to live.

Would you helplessly choose one of your own children to die so that the other two may live? Would you trust a person whose moral conscience is so far gone to even offer such a deal to live up to his end of it?

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