Flashcards in Abortion Deck (13)
List 3 reasons in favour of abortions
The quality of life of the child could be low
The pregnancy could be non-consensual
There could be a lack of support for the mother or child
List 3 reasons against access to abortions
The right to life
Could be considered murder
People should take responsibility for their actions
The early termination of a pregnancy
What Christian church has absolutist views on abortion?
What Christian church has relativist views on abortion?
What are Roman Catholic views on abortion?
It is morally wrong and going against God. It is only acceptable in the case of a double effect, where the abortion will save the mother's life
What are Protestant views on abortion?
That is can be the lesser of two evils, the most loving thing to do for the child
Define lesser of two evils
The most loving option
Define quality of life
How 'good' someone's life is
What fraction of women will have an abortion in their lifetime?
How many women die worldwide each year from backstreet abortions?
How often are abortions performed to save the mothers life?