Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

disservice

By Diogenes (articles ) | Feb 06, 2005

Frances "Killing Me Softly" Kissling notes several major problems with Sen. Brownback's Unborn Child Pain Awareness Act, including the following:

The bill's single-minded focus on the fetus to be aborted is a disservice to other fetuses.

That's a quote.

An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:

Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!

Our Fall Campaign
Progress toward our year-end goal ($25,337 to go):
$150,000.00 $124,662.96
17% 83%
Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

Show 3 Comments? (Hidden)Hide Comments
  • Posted by: Vincit omnia amor - Feb. 06, 2005 10:59 AM ET USA

    They do come up with some good ones! (not even Diogenes could make up stuff as good as this!)

  • Posted by: Andy K - Feb. 06, 2005 8:50 AM ET USA

    And this would be a disservice to those fetuses not about to be aborted...how? *scratching head*

  • Posted by: John J Plick - Feb. 06, 2005 8:26 AM ET USA

    Holy Scripture, both in the Old and New Testament make it very clear that the "pronounced word" is a very powerful thing. Also that the whole nature of "naming" and "recognizing" a thing by that "name" also is powerful with far reaching consequences. Abortion is MURDER Diogenes... That's what it is... Justifying it is insanity.. But allowing REBELS to exist within the Church in an organized fashion... That is even worse.

Fall 2014 Campaign
Subscribe for free
Shop Amazon
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Recent Catholic Commentary

Denial of Service Attack: Success! December 19
Federal debt as a social-justice concern December 19
Another side of Francis: US-Cuba role shows Pope's diplomatic muscle December 18
Silly season: a Christmas approaches, a scholar questions whether Jesus ever existed December 18
The intrinsic immorality of torture: still not convinced? December 18

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days
Pope Francis: Europe seems 'elderly and haggard' CWN - November 25
Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch sign joint declaration, lament persecution of Christians CWN - December 1
Consistory for new cardinals scheduled for February CWN - December 11
Vatican report on US women religious calls for further self-assessment CWN - December 16
Pope brokered deal to open US-Cuba ties CWN - December 17