The bible does not specifically mention the word abortion, but it has a number of significant things to say about unborn children these biblical statements indicate. The bible and abortion- introduction abortion (as a medical procedure) is never mentioned in the bible so that must mean that the bible has nothing relevant to say. The issues of abortion academically, the issue of abortion involves the balance of rights and freedoms between the mother and the baby theologically, there are. Abortion, the bible, and a woman's right to choose by cogwriter abortion is practiced all around the world it is practiced both in developed, as well as developing. Is abortion murder a biblical view says 'no' in an effort to show that the bible deems abortion murder one can point to various verses describing a. Frequently asked questions is abortion a sin is abortion murder is it ever right to have an abortion will god forgive me if i had an abortion.
Abortion is an act of murder in reference to pregnant women, the term with child occurs twenty-six times in the bible the term with fetus never occurs once. Printed from abortion and the bible the purpose of this article is to address biblical citations used in the abortion debate and. The bible gives many specific principles to apply to abortion thou shalt not kill direclty applies while the bible does not use the word abortion, even though. Does exodus 21 teach that the life of an unborn child is unimportant tim chaffey, aig–us, examines the issue “the bible condones abortion” several years ago. The bible is pro-choice so let's review their performance by taking a look at what the bible has to say about abortion extremely little, actually. The new testament says nothing at all about abortion but in the old testament book of exodus (21:22-25) if a man strikes a pregnant woman so that she loses the child.
Article covers what the bible says about abortion why abortion is considered murder in the bible how parent's can be forgiven of this sin. 1 a bible study on abortion the issue: the issue is very simple either an unborn child is a human being or else it is not if it is a human being it deserves. Bible verses about abortion abortion bible verses in the king james version (kjv) about abortion.
Biblical, medical, legal,amd philosophical arguments against abortion the bible and logic are on the side of the christian who wants to stand for the sanctity of. For evangelicals, who are defined in large part by their reliance on the bible, the question of how the scriptures should be interpreted is crucial.
It's commonly claimed that it's a christian duty to abolish abortion, in accordance with a biblical teaching that abortion is a sin however, one christian's reading. A look at what the bible says about abortion (17-plus bible passages. Abortion as mentioned in the hebrew scriptures (old testament.
The bible speaks often of the value of life and should guide you in your opinion on abortion let these verses inspire you about how valuable you are in the sight of. This article presents the biblical basis for the prolife position contrary to what many believe, the bible is not silent on the issue.
Abortion and the bible by ernest l martin, phd, july 1991 edited and expanded by david sielaff, february 2005 this article deals with a number of significant. Abortion what does god say about the life and personhood of a fetus people have worth and identity before they are born it's in the bible, jeremiah 1:5, niv. Exodus 21:22-25 - if men struggle with each other and strike a woman with child so that she gives birth prematurely, yet there is no injury, he shall surely be fined. What does the bible say about abortion is an abortion allowable under any circumstances according to the bible. Bible verses about abortion - here are all of the bible passages about abortion as you can see, the bible verses against abortion are very clear but are there also.