The Good Samaritan and abortion

The parable of the Good Samaritan is timeless and often told by Bible-believing Christians and by theological Liberals.  The meaning of the passage hinges on the definition of two words: Neighbor and love.

  1. Who is my neighbor?  Everyone, including the person I’m least likely to consider my neighbor.
  2. What does it mean to love?  To have the long-term best interests of others at heart, and to put their needs above mine.

Abortion fails badly on both counts.

All Christians should oppose abortion.  (OK, everyone should oppose the killing of innocent but unwanted human beings, but Christians should be universally anti-abortion).

2 thoughts on “The Good Samaritan and abortion

  1. Reblogged this on Just Say No to Abortion and commented:
    Hey all, Sorry I haven’t posted in a while, I’ve been dealing with illness in the house and other things that have taken up a lot of my attention. Here is a post that makes a good point. Hopefully I’ll be back in the next few days! God Bless.

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