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The Pro-Life View Is the Tolerant View

Even though the goal of pro-lifers is to take away a woman’s legal right to an abortion, the view isn’t intolerant and discriminatory. In fact, it’s the opposite. Here’s why.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 8, 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

Abortion Advocates Fail Biology Again

To clear up some confusion about biology: A sperm can potentially create a human being, but an embryo already is one. Here’s why the two are not analogous.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | June 12, 2019

If You’re Defending a Woman’s Right to Kill an Innocent Human Being, You’re Not Pro-Life

Here’s why it doesn't make sense to say you’re “personally pro-life” but support a woman’s right to an abortion.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | May 29, 2019

Abortion Advocates Fail Biology

In a recent CNN interview, a politician said, “When a woman is pregnant, that is not a human being inside of her," but embryology textbooks tell us something different. Here’s what they have to say.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | May 15, 2019

Are Portlanders Rethinking Aborting Children with Down Syndrome?

After more than a decade of training Oregon Right to Life students and taking them to the streets of Portland to talk to people about abortion, Alan noticed a possible new trend this year.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 7, 2019

The Black Box of IVF

Given the brave new world we live in, we can’t presume that medical technologies are consistent with Christian ethics. We must do our due diligence and investigate.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 18, 2018

Seven Pro-Life Action Steps

Being pro-life is not merely an attitude. It’s a behavior—it’s something you do. Here are seven steps you can take to make a difference in the lives of the unborn and their mothers.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 9, 2018

Is It Reasonable to Vote Based on “Personal Religious Views”? (Video)

Is Christian opposition to abortion based on “personal religious views” that should not affect their votes?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | July 2, 2018

The Magical Birth Canal

Many abortion advocates assert that a human isn’t valuable until he or she leaves the womb. But how does a journey down the birth canal suddenly change a non-valuable human to valuable human person?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | June 12, 2018