• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Explain how Christians might put their beliefs about abortion into action?

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

B. Explain how Christina might put their beliefs about abortion into action? Absolute Christian's beliefs are very different to relative Christians. Absolute Christians believe that abortion is wrong in any circumstance. They feel that any problems that the mother has about having her baby can be helped and abortion is not the answer. Relative Christians on the other hand believe abortion can be justified in some circumstances like if the mother has been raped and the mother could not face bringing up her rapist child. Or if the mother was a single parent and already had four other children to support and could not support another child abortion can be the answer. ...read more.

Middle

Absolute Christians would be against using contraception, as it may interfere with Gods plans for the baby's life. They would also pray for Gods guidance for the mother and read the bible teachings that agree and relate to abortion never being right in any circumstance. If an Absolute Christian found themselves in a situation were their life was at risk they would always put the baby's life before there own. Relative Christians would put their beliefs about abortion into action in similar ways to Absolute Christians, they would protest but they would protest for women's rights and think more about the mother's feelings. ...read more.

Conclusion

A woman was diagnosed with breast cancer and at the same time she found out she was pregnant. All the doctors advised her to have an abortion but as she was an Absolute Christian she would not abort her baby. The doctors told her hat she would put her life in danger and in the hands of God if she did not deal with her breast cancer now as the cancer could spread. She decided to keep the baby and wait to have treatment for her breast cancer after her baby was born. She had her baby and fortunately her breast cancer had not spread and she got treatment and recovered from it. This show that she put her baby's life before hers, she would of dies for her baby. ?? ?? ?? ?? Francesca Weaver 11D ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Abortion and other medical issues section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Abortion and other medical issues essays

  1. A study of Christian beliefs about abortion in comparison with the ethical consideration of ...

    with a history and in their own terms to respond socially given sufficient love and care. Gregory Pence concludes: "To put it another way, they will have a narrative history...most of them would not be better of not existing..." (Classic Cases in Medical Ethics (1995), p.191)23 Finally, there is the

  2. Examine and Comment on The Beliefs About Abortion

    to follow, and to this day they are still practiced and followed. The Bible doesn't directly state any incidents of abortion in the New Testament; however, abortion is seen as murder in the eyes of Christianity, so references to murder in the Bible can be referred to abortion as well.

  1. B] Explain how Christians might put their beliefs about abortion into action.

    They take donations to help carry on running the houses and centres, doing this members may feel they are doing their bit to help stop abortion and help the young women and children. LIFE also has a network of baby shops which can supply equipment such as bottles, sterilizers and cribs and baby clothes.

  2. Examine Christian beliefs about abortion. Comment on these beliefs with reference to another religion.

    - 'Donum Vitae' (The Gift of Life) a document from the Vatican's congregation says: "The inalienable rights of the person must be recognized and respected by civil society and the political authority. These human rights depend neither on single individuals nor on parents; nor do they represent a concession made

  1. Explain how Christians might put their beliefs about abortion into action.

    Another group that a Christian may join is called "Pro-Choice". This group's main beliefs are that a pregnant woman should have the right to make decisions about her own body, and her rights should take priority over the rights of the developing foetus.

  2. Explain How Christians Might Put Their Beliefs About Abortion Into Action

    Pope John Paul II said, "The direct and voluntary killing of an innocent human life is always gravely immoral." Therefore Roman Catholics such as Roseanne Reddy would feel the need to act against these killings.

  1. How is suspense created in an action sequence from the film 'The untouchables'

    As well as this idea the director could also have used this to remind us of the baby's danger in the situation and will be a good way to fill the viewers with curiosity. The next few frames involve a lot of violence starting with many gunshots shown in slow motion.

  2. How do Christians put their beliefs About abortion into action

    and needy, deliver them from the hand of the wicked" Their beliefs about abortion might affect the ways in which they vote. There are some Catholics that put their beliefs in actions by voting for candidates which have the same pro-life view about abortion as they do, in the hope

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work