Religious Christian teachings on abortion and what they mean.

These are religious Christian teachings on abortion and their meanings i am doing this because I am in year ten and have a test on this tomorrow!!! (help!)

I hope they will be of good use to you! x

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  • Created by: Harsharan
  • Created on: 22-02-12 18:48

Genesis 1:27

"So God created human beings, making them to be like Himself"

Meaning:-Christians understand this to mean that life is sacred and is God-like so it should not be destroyed.

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Jeremiah 1:5

"Before I formed you in the womb, I knew you, before you were born I set you apart"

Meaning:-This is explaining that God knew a person from the moment of conception and has a plan for them.

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Exodus 20:13

"Do not murder"

Meaning:-This is interpreteed by many Christians to mean that life should not be destroyed.

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Genesis 9:7

"Be fruitful and multiply"

Meaning:-Therefore Christians believe we should have children and then reproduce.

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Job 1:21

"The Lord gave and the Lord takes away"

Meaning:-This is explaing that God is the person who gives life, so He is the only person who has the right to take it away.

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Ruth 4:13

"The Lord enabled her to concieve and she gave birth to a son"

Meaning:-This teaches Christians that conception is a gift from God.

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Prabhi **

thats really good.....thanks that really helped me in life...x

Harsharan

Your welcome Prabhi !

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