General Conference of the United Methodist Church votes overwhelming to withdraw from Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice

By Dave Andrusko An incredible turn of events. Yesterday, on a vote of 425 to 268 (61% to 39%), delegates to the quadrennial General Conference meeting of the United Methodist Church voted that two United Methodist entities withdraw immediately from membership in the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC). The two coalition members of RCRC …

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On the day before the anniversary of passage of the Hyde Amendment, a “religious” call for its elimination

  By Dave Andrusko I promise to try extra-hard to critique, not ridicule, “Reverends like us should never oppose access to abortion or sex ed,” by Harry Knox and Alethea Smith-Withers which appeared today in the Washington Post. That being said, the column runs under the heading PostEverything. A better heading would be PostAnything. This …

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“Holy Abortion” and the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. Written for the May 2003, edition of National Right to Life News, this editorial is part of our “Roe at 40” series that reprints some of the best work from NRL News going back to 1973. I hope you share this using your social networks. That pro-abortionists fly under false …

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“Holy Abortion” and the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. Written for the May 2003, edition of National Right to Life News, this editorial is part of our “Roe at 40” series that reprints some of the best work from NRL News going back to 1973. If you are not a subscriber to NRL News, please call us at 202-626-8828. …

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“Good News” responds to distorted abortion statement

By Steve Beard Editor’s note. “Good News” magazine has been the voice for evangelical renewal in the United Methodist Church for over 30 years. This article is reprinted with permission. United Methodist representatives to the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC) are once again promoting a lopsided and jaundiced view of our denomination’s view of …

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Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice Watch: “Reproductive Justice”

By Rev. Paul Stallsworth Editor’s note. This appears in the December issue of “Lifewatch,” the quarterly publication of the Taskforce of United Methodists on Abortion and Sexuality. The new president and CEO of the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC), Rev. Harry Knox, has written “A Call to Reproductive Justice: A Reflection on Deuteronomy 16:20.”  …

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