Christian Views on abortion

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  • Christian Views on Abortion
    • Catholic- Abortion is unacceptable under any cirumstances
      • Life begins and the moment of conception
      • "Before I  formed you in the womb, I knew you, before you were born, I set you apart."
    • Anglican- Abortion is acceptable under certain circumstances
  • The sanctity of life
    • Catholic- Abortion is unacceptable under any cirumstances
      • Life begins and the moment of conception
      • "Before I  formed you in the womb, I knew you, before you were born, I set you apart."
    • The belief that all human life is sacred or holy.
  • "Thou shall not kill"
    • If the mother's life is at risk
      • Anglican- Abortion is acceptable under certain circumstances
    • If pregnancy is the result of rape
      • "love thy neighbor as thyself"
        • The baby will be severely disabled

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