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Abortion Is Never Justified

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Abortion Is Never Justified Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy, known as 'murdering' of the foetus. Before I go into detail about this issue I will first give my opinion on abortion, and if I feel it is justified. My overall opinion is that abortion is justified. Being non Christian I am slightly bias on this issue but taking into account the knowledge of Christian teachings that I have acquired I still feel that abortion is perfectly justifiable and is often the best solution to many on going problems, be it for the mother, father, or child itself. There are many theories of the foetus being starved of oxygen, or the womb being filled with a toxic gas, crushed up, and extracted from the womb. ...read more.

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It may be against tradition in some eyes to have an abortion and to kill an unwanted child. But you have to look at the situation in a more practical perspective. This is very much the case when looking into rape incidents where the mother wants to get rid of the child. In this case I feel that getting rid of the baby, is repairing some of the damage done. Although the women will still carry the mental scars for the rest of her life, she will not have to face the labour, or upbringing of a child that she loves, yet brings so many bad memories. The reason why abortion is a big problem is many people have different ideas of when it is acceptable to have an abortion or if it is acceptable at all. ...read more.

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Pope Paul VI. Humanae Vitae 1968: Human life is sacred. All men must recognise this fact. RECOGNISE! Dr Huw Morgan - GP and Christian: Man does not have the right to end his own or another's for the sake of avoiding possible suffering. We are stewards of our physical life, and God alone can determine when the power to take life shall be given to man. Overall I think that abortion is justified. In my opinion, many incidents can be possibly not solved, but at least helped by abortion. In rape, incest, or even just the situation of normal abortion, a lot of strain is taken of the women. A child is a very special thing; although the care needed to look after it is equally high therefore many women feel that they are unready for a child. Sam Forrest RE ...read more.

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