Under the view of the pro-life group, performing and having an abortion is equivalent to killing a human being. Retrieved from " https: This activism - from harassing women at family-planning clinics to threatening or killing doctors who perform abortion - is seen as contravening the most basic of Jesus' teachings and ethics. This made it possible to take a more tolerant attitude toward poor people who exposed their children. On one hand, it supports neither gay marriage nor civil unions: Letters and Select Worksp. Webarchive template wayback links CS1 Italian-language sources it Articles that may contain original research from January CS1 maint:
The statement was signed by evangelical leaders, and includes 14 points of belief.
Caught in the middle: On abortion and homosexuality
Boyd and Claiborne tell parallel stories. United Church of Canada. Theologian Scot McKnight called it "the biggest change in the evangelical movement at the end of the twentieth century, a new kind of Christian social conscience. LGBT topics and Buddhism. From the 4th to 16th Century AD, Christian philosophers, while maintaining the condemnation of abortion as wrong, had varying stances on whether abortion was murder.
Christian campaigns against gay marriage and abortion are putting Americans off religion, study finds. The Deuteronomic verse that encourages us to "choose life," for instance, has become an evangelical bumper sticker, but in its original context the passage means "choose the way of life, God's path. Joel Hunter and many "new evangelicals" who are active in politics and work with government have much the same ethics. The politics of sexuality has to do with public disagreements about rights that, however valid, are newly proclaimed, obscure in origin, extremely controversial, and productive of conflicts that probably are not politically resolvable—the prime example being the apparently unendable conflict over abortion. Archived from the original on October 13,