Melissa Gesmundo (Bakter)
March 14, 2011
Abortion is a touchy subject for many but who are we to judge. Pro-Life, Pro-Choice, either way you look each group has a strong argument as to why abortion is either not okay or is okay. I am pro-choice but not because I think abortion is okay but because I believe that a woman should choose what she wants to do with her body. In my opinion abortion should be between GOD and man as opposed to government and man. I think everyone is very quick to judge people that have had one or are planning on having one but in the bible it states
“Do not judge, or you too will be judged. For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you (Matthew 7:12).”let’s face it none of us are perfect so who are we to judge what others are doing with their lives.
As expected, there are many people that are opposed to abortion. These people are better referred to as "pro-life advocates", or essentially, they advocate the life of the baby over the woman's right to choose. Groups such as Human Life International (HLI), The Christian Coalition, and many others support the right of human life. There are several reasons why people who are pro-life do not support abortion. A main argument is that one is killing an unborn baby, murdering an unsuspecting life, in their decision to have an abortion. They are trying to "play God" by killing someone. However, they also feel that abortion is a dangerous procedure, and puts the mother at risk as well. Pro-life advocates feel that there are other options other than abortion. But the one thing these pro-lifers are not thinking about is why this person felt the need to abort their fetus,...