Origins & Value of Life

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  • Origins & Value of Life
    • Evolution
      • We privileged few, who won the lottery of birth against all odds, how dare we whine at our inevitable return to that prior state from which the vast majority have never stirred?
    • Origin & Sanctity of Life
      • Before I formed you in the womb I knew you,    before you were - Jeremiah 1:5
      • God saw all that he had made, and it was very good. And there was evening, and there was morning—the sixth day
    • Abortion
      • The Church of England combines strongopposition to abortion with a recognition thatthere can be - strictly limited - conditions underwhich it may be morally preferable to anyavailable alternative.- General Synod
        • Frequently man lives as if God did not exist, andeven puts himself in Gods place... He claims forhimself the Creators right to interfere in themystery of human life. Rejecting divine law andmoral principles, he openly attacks the family.- Pope John Paul II
    • Euthanasia
      • Frequently man lives as if God did not exist, andeven puts himself in Gods place... He claims forhimself the Creators right to interfere in themystery of human life. Rejecting divine law andmoral principles, he openly attacks the family.- Pope John Paul II
      • Euthanasia is a grave violation of the law ofGod, since it is the deliberate and morallyunacceptable killing of a human person.
    • The Value of Animal life
      • Speciesistsallow the interests of their own speciesto override the greater interests ofmembers of other species. The patternis identical in each case. - Peter Singer

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