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Defending Life in the Pikes Peak Region

JUN
30

Suicide by Doctor Like Suicide by Cop

Sometimes we become so numb to the language we use that we don’t recognize what we are saying. Physician assisted suicide is a case in point.

Proponents of physician assisted suicide have described it as a means for attaining “death with dignity,” and they insist that it should be enshrined in law as a “right.”

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JUN
28

Understanding What Assisted Suicide Really Means

Physician assisted murder, typically called physician assisted suicide, was defeated in the Colorado state legislature this year, as it was last year.

So proponents of physician assisted murder decided to investigate whether to sponsor a petition drive to put the question on the November ballot. As far as I know, this ballot initiative effort is still on-going.

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MAY
31

Women’s Health NOT a Concern for Pro-Abortion Politicians

When I heard a particular argument employed by a state representative on the Colorado House floor one morning, I knew I had to use it for my testimony on a different bill later in the day.

You see, Rep. Dianne Primavera (D-33), in supporting a bill that would ostensibly enhance breast cancer screening, declared that women should not have to settle for half a diagnosis.

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MAY
29

United Methodists Change Course Towards Life?

The Detroit News has reported on a remarkable development in the United Methodist Church.

“America’s third largest religious body voted last week to quit the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC), a Washington-based interfaith abortion rights lobby that the United Methodist Church helped found in 1973. Methodists also voted to delete the church’s 40-year-old resolution affirming Roe v. Wade.”

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MAY
24

Shared Thoughts

This post is based on three quotes.

Fr Paul Wicker, Pastor of Holy Apostles Catholic Church, put me in touch with Cynthia P. Cerny, author of “Waiting for a Name.” Cynthia, due to her unique experiences, what she writes are the messages she receives from Jesus.  The second quote is from Saint John Paul II.  The author of the third quote is unknown.

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