Lecture Notes - 080106 - Katie Kerr PHL 304 August 1, 2006...

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Katie Kerr PHL 304 August 1, 2006 Pope John Paul II The fetus is a person from the moment of conception Abortion is always morally wrong “Call things by their proper name” Abortion is always  murder of an innocent and defenseless human being. Abortion is murder because: Fetus   is   a   person   (“unborn   child”)   from   the   moment   of   conception  (fertilization of the ovum) “It would never be made human if it were not human already.” (p. 13) This person’s rights should be recognized and respected
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course PHIL 304 taught by Professor Roddy during the Summer '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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