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Unborn Babies May Be Able to Feel Pain Earlier Than 24 Weeks

An article in the Journal of Medical Ethics argues there’s a good possibility that fetal human beings can feel pain earlier than the previously accepted 24 weeks.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | January 23, 2020

Does Human Life Begin When We Take Our First Breath?

Does the fact that unborn children don’t breathe air mean they aren’t yet live human beings? Does the Bible teach this in Genesis 2:7, as some claim?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | December 11, 2019

Biologists Overwhelmingly Agree That Human Life Begins at Fertilization

As part of his dissertation, Steve Jacobs surveyed biology professors at over 1,000 institutions around the world about when life begins. The results weren’t even close.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | October 16, 2019

Why You Need to Fight Your Attraction to Pornography

Here are some words of hope and a way forward from a deeply thoughtful article by Matthew Anderson on how pornography violates love and our humanity.

Blog Post | Ethics | Amy K. Hall | September 18, 2019

On Sexual Purity and Advancing a Biblical Sexual Ethic

BreakPoint’s symposium on “purity culture” has some interesting thoughts from Christian thinkers on sexual purity and how we should advance the biblical sexual ethic.

Blog Post | Ethics | Amy K. Hall | August 22, 2019

Is a Fetal Human Being a Person? (Video)

Amy explains why all humans are also persons.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | August 5, 2019

What Does the Bible Have to Say about Abortion? (Video)

Amy shares God’s view of unborn children, how we are to supposed to treat them, and then offers encouragement to those facing unplanned pregnancies. 

Blog Post | Ethics | Amy K. Hall | July 8, 2019

How to Deal with Some Common Responses to Your Pro-Life Argument

Some common responses you’ll hear when making a pro-life argument aren’t actually relevant to your argument. Here’s how to spot them and keep the discussion on track.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | July 3, 2019

Does the Bible Teach That Life Begins at First Breath?

A popular pro-choice meme says the Bible teaches that life begins at first breath, but not only does the Bible not teach this, but there are also four other reasons why this meme fails.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | June 25, 2019

“A Form of Killing That We Need to Be Able to Defend”

Pro-choice arguments have shifted from arguing against the humanity of the unborn to arguing why killing these human beings is justified. Here’s one example.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | June 13, 2019