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Abortion and Religion

It's Time to Talk

Sally Steenland | Posted 04.07.2014 | Religion
Sally Steenland

One might assume that to be religious is to be anti-choice -- and conversely, that one cannot be both a person of faith and a supporter of abortion care. But in reality, people of faith have long supported a woman's right to make the complex decision about whether to have a child.

Is Abortion in Christianity Based on a Mistranslation of the Bible?

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 02.12.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Opponents of abortion do not look to the Constitution to cement their opposition but the Bible, and, as such, it is worth reviewing the Biblical text pertaining to abortion, which yields surprising results.

Nurses Don't Have To Assist In Abortions, Hospital Agrees

Posted 12.05.2011 | Religion

By David Giambusso Religion News Service A teaching hospital will hire additional staff to help perform abortions after a group of nurses claimed ...

Abortion Is Slowly Becoming Legal In Name Only

Sally Steenland | Posted 08.31.2011 | Religion
Sally Steenland

States across the country are denying women what they need to protect their health and plan their families. And they're often doing so in the name of religion and God.