92 - ; Job 3:13-16 ; Ec. 11:5 ; Is. 66:9 ). Matt. 1:23 A...

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Abortion Lk. 1:41 , 44 ; 2:12 , 16 ; 18:15 ; Acts 7:19 In the Bible, the same Greek word is used for a fetus, newly born child, and young child. Ex. 21:22-25 In cases where an unborn fetus was harmed by a man, the Mosaic Law treated the fetus as a living person. If a man killed an unborn fetus, his punishment was death. Ps. 139:13-16 David spoke of himself as a living being separate and apart from his mother while in her womb. Ex. 21:22 The phrase woman with child affirms that a fetus is a child (cf. 2 Ki. 19:3
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Unformatted text preview: ; Job 3:13-16 ; Ec. 11:5 ; Is. 66:9 ). Matt. 1:23 A fetus is called a child before birth. Jesus was Jesus while in the womb (cf. Matt. 2:1 , 2 ). Samson was a Nazarite from his mother's womb ( Judges 13:5 , 7 ). Lk. 1:15 John was filled with the Holy Spirit while in the womb; therefore, John was a living person in the womb. Lk. 1:41 , 44 The babe leaped for joy in Elizabeth's womb; therefore, the fetus was a living person capable of hearing, experiencing joy, and displaying joy....
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