Roman Catholic View On Abortion.?

Roman Catholic View On Abortion.?

Roman Catholic View On Abortion.?

slkusractimacatholic2

Catholics believe that from the moment of conception until natural death, each human being is endowed by God with dignity and rights. You shall not kill. (Ex 20:13- cf. Deut 5:17) Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you. (Jer 1:5- cf. Job 10:8-12- Ps 22:10-11) My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, intricately wrought in the depths of the earth. (Ps 139:15) Early Church writings: You shall not kill the embryo by abortion and shall not cause the newborn to perish. (Didache 2, 2: SCh 248, 148- cf. Ep. Barnabae 19, 5: PG 2, 777- Ad Diognetum 5, 6: PG 2, 1173- Tertullian, Apol. 9: PL 1, 319-320) For more information, see the Catechism of the Catholic Church, sections 2270 and following: http://www.usccb.org/catechism/text/pt3s... With love in Christ.

slkusractlizzie

Catholics are not allowed to use birth control, therefore abortion is also not an option. Many Catholics do practice birth control privately, and pray for a pope who will come out of the dark ages into the light of the 21st century. These directives came about long ago simply to guarantee their religion's populace/existence into the future. Got to fill those collection envelopes you know. I was raised Catholic, went to Catholic school for nine years. Were you aware that you can 'buy' an annulment of your Catholic marriage? my father did- for $500. he got his nineteen year marriage to my mother annulled! three children were born of that marriage, so if the marriage never existed according to the catholic church, (in the eyes of God), then does that make the children 'illegitimate' to the church and in the eyes of God? my father hated that question and that question is the reason I am not a practicing catholic. I walk a spiritual path, I believe in my relationship with God, I just don't buy the 'dogma' of any religion anymore.

slkusractMommytoseven

Well, if you are looking for Scripture, " Before I formed you in the womb, I knew you." For the church's stance on abortion and Life...check out the text of the encyclical Humana Vitae...."on Human Life" EWTN.COM has it in their library.

slkusractWillRogerswannabe

This should be addressed to the Pope, after all don't the Catholics consider the Pope to be infallible?

slkusractHockeystar104

the reason they dont allow it is because it is killing a human life and that if you do you are breaking one of the 10 commandments. the hard part is determining when EXACTLY it is considered a human being, such as the zygote, 4 months in the womb, when it comes out? ETC there is no true answer just your own beliefs.

slkusracttheladygeorge

http://www.catholic.com/library/Abortion... I personally support a woman right to choose I believe it's something between a woman & her God. Although Roman Catholic I do have free will and use it.

slkusractold

Here it is, straight from the Pope. http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/congre...

slkusractrazz

go look up the popes speechs about it on the internet

slkusractjinenglish68

Catholic hospitals are now allowing the "Plan B" drug to be used in cases of rape. I support that decision.

Ask

Abortion

Popular Q&A

What are the lyrics to 'i know your name' lil wayne?
Travis McCoy Ft. Lil Wayne - I Know Your Name [Lil' Wayne] I see you with your palms in your pants But me, see me I got the world in my hands I make it spin on my finger, I'm a critical thinker I like my weed more greener my drink a little more pinker I know your name, yeah, your name is unimportant...

Does anyone know any court cases that involves the husbands decision in an abortion?
I've never heard of such a case. I'd think it would be pretty big news if such a thing ever went through (that is, if the husband won), what with how prevalent the abortion controversy is in society today. I think the reason is, whether the husband likes it/agrees with it or not, he can't force...

12 week abortion, recovery time?
Sounds like she had a surgical abortion, its like an outpatient surgery its a very small surgrey which only takes 10mins to do, but the recovery time is what takes the most b/c the put her to sleep so it takes a while for recovery...if she went in at 930 and got out at 430 then it sounds like...

Has anyone ever got an abortion at carolina center for women in north carolina?
Abortion is killing your precious little baby. No woman ever held her precious newborn and regretted not killing it. Read some stories of women who have done this and regretted it for life. http://www.abort73.com/testimony/1442/ http://abortionrisks.info Praying for you and your baby. God...

Period inducing with parsley / abortion pills availability?
There is information about using herbs to induce your period on www.sisterzeus.com. Proceed with caution as some herbs can have side effects like being sick or having an upset stomach. Abortion is legal in Italy. You would need to see a doctor to get a referral to a public hospital where the...