Sanctity of Life

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Definition: Life is sacred and holy and many people believe this. They say human life has intrinsic value - value in itself because it is God given.

Biblical References:

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God. Genisis

Naked I came from my mothers womb and naked I shall depart. The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away.Job

He who formed me in the womb to be his servant ... for I am honoured in the eyes of the Lord. Isaiah

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

For You created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother's womb. Psalm

The absolutist statement,  "you must not

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