Why “Abortion for a Mother’s Health” Is a Myth
Since the overturning of Roe v. Wade, there has been a resurgence of an old tagline about abortion as a “health care” intervention necessary to “save lives.” Father Shenan Boquet explains the origins of this myth and why it has been so pervasive—as well as why it’s wrong.
Spirit & Life article: We Don’t Need Abortion to Save Mom’s Life
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- Ethical and Religious Directives
- Catholic Health Care Ethics: A Manual for Practitioners