It is immoral to wear a fur coat but moral to kill an unborn child.
I should not give an aspirin to a girl at school without her parents' consent, but I can help her obtain contraceptives without her parents' knowledge.
If a woman is pregnant and wants the child, she is carrying a baby; if she is pregnant and does not want the child, she is infested with fetal tissue.
We can "legislate morality" by making it illegal to spank a child, but we can't "legislate morality" by making it illegal to take the life of an unborn child.
In public school, it is right to teach our children to say "no" to drugs and wrong to teach them to say "no" to sex.
Planned Parenthood in America fights for the woman's "right to choose" while in other countries it promotes forced sterilizations and mandated policies which result in abortions.
We teach a child that he evolved from slime and has no more value than an animal; then we are suprised that he acts like an animal.
--Carol Sikes, Hibbing, MN (adapted)
"Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter. Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes and clever in their own eyes" (Isaiah 5:20-21)
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