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.

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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.

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It is not a loss of inert, amorphous tissue, but of a growing being unique in history.

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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.

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Everyone wants to transform, but nobody wants to change.

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Sex is still the leading cause of pregnancy.

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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.

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Abortion is not a sign that women are free, but a sign that they are desperate.

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Could a body broken and blood spilled two thousand years ago restore my own damaged life?

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God's presence is not just Light, and Life, but Love. And Love invites, but does not compel.

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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.

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Jesus showed us how to be courageous and sacrificial while we die for our beliefs, not while we kill for them.

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About Frederica Mathewes-Green

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Birthday October 16
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