A baby becomes a “person” only when he is loved, Presbyterian minister says

Prolife author Dave Sterrett said [1]:

“A Presbyterian minister in my city once said that he would support his teenage daughter to get an abortion. When another pastor asked him, “When do you believe a human person begins to exist?” The Presbyterian minister replied, “I think someone becomes a person when they are loved.”

The baby below died in an abortion clinic. He was never loved. Was he therefore never a person?

Seven weeks. Most abortions take place at this time or later in pregnancy

Seven weeks. Most abortions take place at this time or later in pregnancy

[1] Dave Sterrett, “Aborting Aristotle: Examining Fatal Fallacies in the Abortion” (South Bend, Indiana: St. Augustine’s Press, 2015), p. 96

Editor’s note. This appeared at Clinic Quotes and is reprinted with permission.