Pope Francis on the Right to Life

“Every child who, rather than being born, is
condemned unjustly to being aborted, bears the face of
Jesus Christ, bears the face of the Lord, who even
before he was born, and then just after birth,
experienced the world’s rejection. And every elderly
person … even if he is ill or at the end of his days,
bears the face of Christ. They cannot be discarded, as
the ‘culture of waste’ suggests!”
Pope Francis’ speech to Catholic healthcare
professionals and gynaecologists. September 20, 2013.
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Famous People and Abortion
Celine Dion credits her family’s parish priest for
convincing her mother not to abort her, recounting,
“I owe my life to that priest.”.