Persuasive Essay Against Abortion

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The termination of pregnancy by removing a fetus or embryo from the womb before it can survive on its own is called abortion. Nowadays, abortion is so common that more than forty percent of all women will perform abortion at some time of their reproductive lives. While this numbers are scary, what is more troublesome is that several countries support this dreadful act. Society is now considering this act of murder each day more normal, and position the mother 's rights before the baby´s rights. Killing an adult is no different than killing a fetus, both are genetically unique and were made by God. Abortion should be illegal because it unjustly takes innocent lives, insults and violates Christian values, and inflicts pain and illnesses on…show more content…
Sadly, this right is violated when performing abortion. People who support abortion say that the fetus in the womb is not considered a human being yet, so it does not kill or harm anyone. “In fact, unborn babies probably feel pain more intensely than adults. This is a uniquely vulnerable time since the pain system is fully established, yet the higher level pain-modifying system has barely begun to develop.” (Ranalli) The babies inside the womb feel pain, they are no different than an already born baby or an adult. “Beginning development of the brain, spinal cord, heart, and gastrointestinal tract stats by week 3 [...] By week 8, everything that is present in an adult human is now present in the small embryo.” (American Pregnancy Association) The heart of the fetus starts beating very early in the pregnancy. “An embryo 's heart begins to beat around the eighteenth to twenty-fourth day after conception.” (Tanner) Pro-choice defenders also say that it is the woman 's right to choose to have the baby or not, forgetting the baby 's rights. The life of a human being begins at the moment of conception, and it is not the fetus´s fault if the mother wasn 't ready to have a baby or if the situation in which baby was conceived wasn 't ideal. For example, if the baby is conceived by rape, the baby should not pay the consequences of other people, he or she has not done anything wrong .”Compassion for the mothers is extremely important, but it is never…show more content…
Although it does not have the specific word, there are several verses relevant to the topic .For example, in Jeremiah 1:4-5, it states that before God formed you in the womb, he knew exactly what your purpose in life would be. If this is true, this means that God has a plan for all unborn babies, he even has a purpose for the babies who are aborted. . If you abort your child, you are altering God 's plan for the baby, and prohibiting the human growing inside of you to see the world for himself or herself. Also, abortion is wrong because it is murder, which God is completely against with. In Exodus, God gives Moses the Ten Commandments. One of the commandments clearly says that murder is erroneous, never acceptable. What this means is that abortion is considered a sin, because it is murdering a human life. Proverbs 6:16-19, states that God hates seven things, one of them being the shedding of innocent blood, which in a way can be referred to

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