News and scripture to fuel your prayers for an end of abortion.
"You did form my inward parts, you knit me together in my mother's womb...you knew me right well; my frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret..."
"Lo, children are an heritage of the Lord: and the fruit of the womb is His reward."
But thou art he that took me out of the womb: thou didst make me hope when I was upon my mother's breasts.
I was cast upon thee from the womb: thou art my God from my mother's belly
(Living Bible Version)
"Rescue those who are unjustly sentenced to death; don't stand back and let them die. Don't try to disclaim responsibility by saying you didn't know about it."
"And when Elizabeth heard the greeting of Mary, the babe leaped in her womb; and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit and she exclaimed with a loud cry, "Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb. And why is this granted me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me? For behold, when the voice of your greeting came to my ears, the babe in my womb leaped for joy."
"He will be filled with the Holy Spirit, even before his birth."
Jeremiah 7:6, 22:3,17 and Exodus 23:7
"shed not innocent blood."
"The Lord hates hands that shed innocent blood."
"Thou shalt not kill."
"Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time, Thou shalt not kill..."
"Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed, for in the image of God made He man."
2 Kings 17:16-20
"And they forsook all the commandments of the Lord their God.... And they burned their sons and daughters as offerings....Therefore the Lord was very angry with Israel and removed them out of His sight."