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1

3 pro-life arguments?

Against Hippocratic Oath
May damage physical & emotional health
Murder - killing innocent child

2

What is abortion?

Premature expulsion of the baby from the womb

3

What is history of the law on abortion?

1861 - illegal in UK
1967 - legal with 5 stipulations in England & Wales
1990 - reduced form 28 to 24 weeks
2012 - Marie Stopes clinic in Belfast
2015 - up to 9 weeks in extreme medical cases (mother)

4

What to Roman Catholics, Presbyterians, Methodists and Anglicans think?

RC say NO, NEVER!!!!
Anglican say NO, AWFUL!!!
Presbyterian say NO, BAD!!
Methodist say IF BAD MUM OR BABY HEALTH, RAPE.

5

Give 2 verses in the bible against it?

Genesis 1:27 - God creates & makes people in his image
Psalm 139:13-16 - Knitted me in my mother's womb, I'm wonderfully made.

6

4 pro-choice arguments?

Use illegal / backstreet abortionists
Unable to cope with child
May cause physical and emotional problems
May damage career choices