Category Archives: Unborn Children

Unseen, unknown, unborn–“Unborn Grace”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the

How the Golden Rule helps us recognize the dignity of unborn children

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost

The enormous impact of a baby’s “first kick”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the

Unborn baby shown clapping along to “If you’re happy and you know it”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the

Holding the lives of unborn babies hostage until the millennium arrives

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the

Human Then, and Human Now– My Baby

By Leena Kollar Editor’s note. This guest post appeared a while back on the blog of Secular Pro-life and is reposted with permission. It was a quiet Sunday evening and my husband and I were winding down for

Doctors recommended abortion, but rare spinal surgery in womb saved baby Benjamin’s life

Benjamin Harper with his brother Jackson

By Fr. Mark Hodges August 7, 2017 — Catherine and Paul Harper had the most socially acceptable reason to abort their 20-week preborn baby. Doctors diagnosed him with severe spina bifida, where his spinal nerves are uncovered,

Human embryos modified to eliminate a single-gene disease

By Michael Cook American and Korean scientists have published in Nature the details of how they successfully edited a single gene in human embryos. A team of American, Chinese and Korean scientists led by Shoukhrat Mitalipov of Oregon

Science, religion, and the question of when life begins

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Prof. David Schultz writes “When it comes to the issue of abortion, this is not a scientific issue but instead a matter first of theology and then

Languages Understood in the Womb: A Recent Study Unintentionally Celebrates Life

By Andrew Wood I recently came across an article referencing a study performed by the University of Kansas on a fetus’ ability to distinguish between languages while in utero. This article wasn’t written by the pro-life lobby or

Game-changing pre-natal spina bifida surgery comes to Australasia

Benjamin Harper with his brother Jackson

A Kiwi baby is just the third to benefit from the skill of a Brisbane team. By Carolyn Moynihan Editor’s note. “Australasia” refers to Australia, New Zealand, the island of New Guinea, and neighboring islands in the

Told she’d miscarried, woman goes to second hospital and is told her baby is alive!

Photo Credit: Paul Edwards,The Sun

By Dave Andrusko From an incredible high, to a heart-breaking low, and then a miraculous return to joy. Elizabeth Stevens , 36, was early in her pregnancy when she received the shocking news from doctors at Royal