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Soundbite of the Week: Lethal Force to Protect Born Children but Not Unborn?

Greg answers a caller's question on why it's morally permissible to protect a born child using lethal force, but it's not morally permissible to protect an unborn child using lethal force. Transcript: 0:00 I just have a question on how to respond to a 0:03 challenge in the pro-life 0:05 discussion.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | November 15, 2016

Addressing Abortion Columbo-Style

Here's an example of using questions to show the immorality of abortion.

Article | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | October 13, 2016

Should a Woman Be Punished for Getting an Abortion When Abortion Is Illegal?

A transcript from the Stand to Reason broadcast April 6, 2016 Listen to the podcast...

Article | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | April 6, 2016

Forced to Be Parents?

Greg responds to the claim that without abortion, people would be "forced to be parents."

Video | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | February 10, 2016

Greg Koukl's Response to Bill Nye's Comments on Abortion

Video | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | October 30, 2015

Putting Them out of Their Misery?

A number of years ago, I had one of my first debates at a local college about California prop 161 which was a physician assisted suicide initiative. They were for it, and I was against it for what they considered religious reasons. Therefore, they thought I was forcing my religious point of view on other people, and that their view was religiously neutral. 

Video | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | August 21, 2014

Abortion: One Key Issue

Video | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | July 10, 2014

Trotting Out the Toddler

Many pro-choice arguments would be unthinkable if applied to a toddler. It's a good tactic to "trot out the toddler."  Show the absurdity of the argument by showing what it would mean if applied to a toddler.  It refocuses the argument on the one question that matters:  What is the unborn?

Video | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | May 28, 2013

Cosmic Junk?

Greg's response to a letter which asserted there is no qualitative difference between animals and humans.

Article | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | April 22, 2013

The Pope's Moral Courage

The public reaction to John Paul's recent encyclical on critical moral issues reveals the new rules of political discourse.

Article | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | April 3, 2013