January 22: 16 Bible Verses That Encourage a Pro-Life Position on Abortion

16 Bible Verses That Encourage a Pro-Life Position on Abortion

by Tom McClusky | Washington, DC |

In honor of the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ here are some random Biblical quotes on life in no particular order:

“God created man in his image; in the divine image he created him; male and female he created them” (Genesis 1:27)

“Be fertile and multiply” (Genesis 1:28)

“Behold, said he, thou art with child, and thou shalt bring forth a son: and thou shalt call his name Ismael, because the Lord hath heard thy affliction.” (Genesis 16:11)

“And Isaac besought the Lord for his wife, because she was barren: and he heard him, and made Rebecca to conceive. But the children struggled in her womb…”(Genesis 25:21-22)

“In the womb he supplanted his brother, and as a man he contended with God.” (Hosea 12:3)

“But when Rebecca also had conceived at once of Isaac our father. For when the children were not yet born, nor had done any good or evil (that the purpose of God according to election might stand) . . .” (Romans 9:10-11)

“Truly children are a gift from the Lord; the fruit of the womb is a reward” (Psalm 127:3)

“You knit me in my mother’s womb . . . nor was my frame unknown to you when I was made in secret”(Psalm 139:13,15)

 “You have been my guide since I was first formed . . . from my mother’s womb you are my God”(Psalm 22:10-11).

“God… from my mother’s womb had set me apart and called me through his grace” (St. Paul to the Galatians 1:15)

“They mingled with the nations and learned their works…They sacrificed their sons and their daughters to demons, and they shed innocent blood, the blood of their sons and their daughters, whom they sacrificed to the idols of Canaan, desecrating the land with bloodshed” (Psalm 106:35, 37-38)

“Thou shalt not kill” (Exodus 20:13, Deuteronomy 5:17)

“Do unto others as you would have them do to you” (Matthew 7:12)

“I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full” (John 10:10).

“Which ones?” he inquired. Jesus replied, “You shall not murder, you shall not commit adultery, you shall not steal, you shall not give false testimony.” (Matthew 19:18)

“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you.”(Jeremiah 1:5)

LifeNews Note: Tom McClusky writes for March for Life.

ProLife Constitutional Amendment

ProLife Constitutional Amendment: 

Section 1. A prenatal is defined as any human being from conception to birth. Conception is defined as the beginning of human life, and as occurring at the earliest stage of development, including the single cell stage. 

Section 2. The right to life shall not be denied to any prenatal, infant, or
child. 

Section 3. All prenatals, infants, and children shall have the equal protection of the
laws. 

Section 4. Termination of the life of a prenatal, infant, or child shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. Abortion shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. Medical procedures, which have the direct effect of taking the life of a prenatal, infant, or child, shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. 

Section 5. Medical procedures, which are absolutely necessary to save the life of a mother and which indirectly result in the death of a prenatal, shall be permitted by law only when all possible options for saving the life of the prenatal have been exhausted. If both the mother’s life and the prenatal’s life can be saved, both must be saved. If the prenatal’s life can be saved by no other possible option than by risking or allowing the death of the mother, then the prenatal’s life must be saved. 

Section 6. Contraceptives, which have or may have the effect of taking the life of a prenatal, shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. 

Section 7. Human cloning for any purpose whatsoever shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. 

Section 8. Embryonic stem cell research, or any other type of research or procedure, which involves harm to, destruction of, or experimentation on, human embryos or any human being at any early or prenatal stage of development, shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. 

Section 9. In vitro fertilization, artificial insemination, sperm banks, egg banks, sperm donation, egg donation, destruction of embryos, and culling of implanted embryos, shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. Existing frozen embryos shall be kept until implanted in a suitable woman. 

Section 10. Euthanasia, suicide, and assisted-suicide shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. 

Section 11. Travel to any location, for any purpose contrary to any portion of this amendment, shall not be legal in the United States nor in any State. 

Section 12. All other articles of this Constitution, and of any law in the United States, and of any constitution or law in any State, shall not withstand the provisions of this article. 

Section 13. All judgments, decisions, rulings, and orders of any kind whatsoever, by any court of law in the United States and in any State, shall not withstand the provisions of this article. 

Section 14. The Congress shall have the power to enforce, by appropriate legislation, the provisions of this article. 

Section 15. This amendment shall take effect one day after the date of ratification.

http://www.catholicplanet.com/prolife/amendment1.htm