The Christian Institute - Abortion News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortion The latest abortion news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:49:31 +0000 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:49:31 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) 'Abortion is our core mission' says Planned Parenthood CEO https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortion-is-our-core-mission-says-planned-parenthood-ceo/ Planned Parenthood’s CEO, Leana Wen, announced on social media that abortion is the “core mission” of the organisation.

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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:52:45 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortion-is-our-core-mission-says-planned-parenthood-ceo/
Irish medics refuse to offer abortions on conscience grounds https://www.christian.org.uk/news/irish-medics-refuse-to-offer-abortions-on-conscience-grounds/ Doctors and nurses across the Republic of Ireland are refusing to participate in abortions following the recent change in the law.

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Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:56:51 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/irish-medics-refuse-to-offer-abortions-on-conscience-grounds/
‘Don’t weaken our abortion law’, say concerned NI residents https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dont-weaken-our-abortion-law-say-concerned-ni-residents/ The Northern Ireland Secretary has been sent numerous letters urging her to keep the current protections on the lives of the unborn.

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Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:35:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dont-weaken-our-abortion-law-say-concerned-ni-residents/
‘There was no way we could kill our babies’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/there-was-no-way-we-could-kill-our-babies/ A mother has explained how she refused to consider abortion when doctors told her that her triplets were not developing as expected.

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Thu, 03 Jan 2019 16:40:26 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/there-was-no-way-we-could-kill-our-babies/
Calling abortion a human right is 'evil', says Princeton professor https://www.christian.org.uk/news/calling-abortion-a-human-right-is-evil-says-princeton-professor/ A law professor at Princeton University has criticised a UN committee for claiming that abortion and assisted suicide are human rights that should be protected.

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Thu, 03 Jan 2019 14:29:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/calling-abortion-a-human-right-is-evil-says-princeton-professor/
Down's abortions in England and Wales up 50 per cent https://www.christian.org.uk/news/downs-abortions-in-england-and-wales-up-50-per-cent/ Revised figures from the Department of Health reveal that the number of abortions of children with Down’s syndrome has increased by 50 per cent in the last ten years.

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Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:30:36 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/downs-abortions-in-england-and-wales-up-50-per-cent/
New Zealand March for Life attracts former PM https://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-zealand-march-for-life-attracts-former-pm/ The former Prime Minister of New Zealand, and two current MPs, have joined a National March for Life in the capital, Wellington.

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Mon, 31 Dec 2018 12:20:52 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-zealand-march-for-life-attracts-former-pm/
Down's daughter taught mum lesson about 'perfection' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/downs-daughter-taught-mum-lesson-about-perfection/ A mother whose daughter was born with Down’s syndrome has shared how her child has helped redefine her ideas of perfection.

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Wed, 19 Dec 2018 14:44:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/downs-daughter-taught-mum-lesson-about-perfection/
Morning-after pills sold in university vending machines https://www.christian.org.uk/news/morning-after-pills-sold-in-university-vending-machines/ A new vending machine selling the morning-after pill Plan B will be installed on the campus of the prestigious Yale University.

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Wed, 19 Dec 2018 12:21:22 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/morning-after-pills-sold-in-university-vending-machines/
UK abortion rate highest in decade https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-abortion-rate-highest-in-decade/ Revised abortion statistics published by the Department of Health (DoH) show that the number of abortions carried out in England and Wales is at its highest in 10 years.

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Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:29:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-abortion-rate-highest-in-decade/
Six Christian organisations exempted from Obamacare abortion mandate https://www.christian.org.uk/news/six-christian-organisations-exempted-from-obamacare-abortion-mandate/ A court has issued an order preventing the US Government from forcing six Christian organisations to facilitate abortions.

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Mon, 17 Dec 2018 15:07:39 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/six-christian-organisations-exempted-from-obamacare-abortion-mandate/
Peer demands inquest over UK Govt funding for illegal abortions in Kenya https://www.christian.org.uk/news/peer-demands-inquest-over-uk-govt-funding-for-illegal-abortions-in-kenya/ A pro-life peer has called on the Government to launch an investigation into claims that international development money has been spent on illegal abortions in Kenya.

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Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:30:05 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/peer-demands-inquest-over-uk-govt-funding-for-illegal-abortions-in-kenya/
Pre-Christmas price slash for morning-after pill 'irresponsible' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pre-christmas-price-slash-for-morning-after-pill-irresponsible/ An online pharmaceutical company has cut the price of the morning-after pill – which in some cases can result in abortion – to £4.99 in the lead-up to Christmas.

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Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:28:43 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pre-christmas-price-slash-for-morning-after-pill-irresponsible/
Mum tells Irish politician ‘educate yourself’ on abortion regret https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mum-tells-irish-politician-educate-yourself-on-abortion-regret/ A mother-of-three has lambasted an Irish politician for claiming that abortion regret does not exist.

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Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:08:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mum-tells-irish-politician-educate-yourself-on-abortion-regret/
Exclusive: Young woman with Down's syndrome speaks against being screened out https://www.christian.org.uk/news/young-woman-with-downs-syndrome-speaks-against-being-screened-out/ Heidi Crowter, a 23-year-old woman from Coventry, has been voicing her experience of life with Down’s syndrome and speaking out against disability screening.

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Thu, 06 Dec 2018 14:48:18 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/young-woman-with-downs-syndrome-speaks-against-being-screened-out/
Abortions down in US https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortions-down-in-us/ The rate of abortions among American women has fallen to its lowest in a decade.

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Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:32:56 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortions-down-in-us/
Baby born after in-womb spina bifida surgery https://www.christian.org.uk/news/baby-born-after-in-womb-spina-bifida-surgery/ A baby who had pioneering surgery on her spine while in the womb has been born healthy.

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Fri, 30 Nov 2018 15:00:59 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/baby-born-after-in-womb-spina-bifida-surgery/
Pro-life group banned by Aberdeen Uni SU https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-life-group-banned-by-aberdeen-uni-su/ Another Scottish University has prevented a pro-life society from becoming affiliated with its students’ union.

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Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:28:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-life-group-banned-by-aberdeen-uni-su/
Pro-life group banned by Glasgow Uni students’ group https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-life-group-banned-by-glasgow-uni-students-group/ A student pro-life group has been prevented from becoming affiliated with the University of Glasgow’s Students’ Union.

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Wed, 28 Nov 2018 13:49:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pro-life-group-banned-by-glasgow-uni-students-group/
Irish doctors oppose new abortion laws https://www.christian.org.uk/news/irish-doctors-oppose-new-abortion-laws/ Doctors at three hospitals in the Republic of Ireland have said that they will not offer abortions when the law is changed.

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Tue, 27 Nov 2018 15:29:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/irish-doctors-oppose-new-abortion-laws/