Would you consider abortion in the following situations?
There's a preacher and wife who are very, very poor. They already have 14 children. Now she finds out she's pregnant with their 15th! They're living in tremendous poverty. Considering their poverty and the excessive world population, would you recommend she get an abortion?
The father is sick with sniffles, the mother has TB. They have four children. The first child is blind, the second is dead. The third child is deaf, the fourth has TB. She finds she's pregnant again. Given the extreme situation, would you consider recommending abortion?
A white man raped a 13 year old black girl and she became pregnant. If you were her parents, would you consider recommending abortion?
A teenage girl is pregnant. She's not married. Her fiancé is not the father of the baby, and he's very upset. Would you consider recommending abortion?
A divorced woman becomes Pregnant. The father is not her former husband but a man who is married to another woman. The pregnant woman is not able to raise the child. Would you consider recommending abortion?
If you would have recommended abortion in any of these situations, you should know that...
In the first case, you recommended killing John Wesley, one of the great evangelists of the 18th century.
In the second case, you recommended killing Ludwig Von Beethoven, one of the most famous musical composers of all time.
In the third case, you recommended killing Ethel Waters, one of the nations leading gospel singers.
In the fourth case, you have just recommended killing Jesus Christ.
In the fifth case, you have recommended killing me, father of three, and grandfather of nine.
I am grateful of the choice made by my mother. But should it be a matter of choice?
(aka) Harry Ronald Cecora
(aka) Grandpa Don
" ... as often as
you have done it for one of my least brothers,
scripture passage has a special meaning for me and the story of my being adopted. I believe that adoption is a profound fulfillment of Matthew 25:31-40.
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Would you consider abortion
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