No woman wants an abortion as she wants an ice cream cone or a Porsche. She wants an abortion as an animal caught in a trap wants to gnaw off its own leg.— Frederica Mathewes-Green
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Like an animal caught in a trap, trying to gnaw off its own leg, a woman who seeks abortion is trying to escape a desperate situation by an act of violence and self-loss. Abortion is not a sign that women are free, but a sign that they are desperate.
Somehow we just dont make the same boisterous fun of Holy Week that we do of Christmas. No one plans to have a holly, jolly Easter.
It is not a loss of inert, amorphous tissue, but of a growing being unique in history.
Disaster movies do us the psychological service of forcing a quick march through the worst that could happen. At the end we see that you win a few, you lose a few, some cars are up in trees, and only the most attractive of the young people have survived.
Everyone wants to transform, but nobody wants to change.
Sex is still the leading cause of pregnancy.
Dusty, dark, cold, and hard, coal has no beauty of its own, but when it is consummated by fire it is beautiful and becomes what it was designed to be.
Abortion is not a sign that women are free, but a sign that they are desperate.
Could a body broken and blood spilled two thousand years ago restore my own damaged life?
God's presence is not just Light, and Life, but Love. And Love invites, but does not compel.
Jesus didn't come to save us just from the penalty of our sins;
he came to save us from our sins - now, today, if we will only respond to the challenge and let him.
Jesus showed us how to be courageous and sacrificial while we die for our beliefs, not while we kill for them.