Thursday, January 25, 2007

Land: Church Bears 'Some Responsibility' for Abortion tragedy

Jan 23, 2007
By Dwayne Hastings
Baptist Press

People of faith are at least somewhat complicit in the massacre of millions of unborn babies by abortion, Richard Land said January 21 at a pro-life rally, noting an estimated one out of three babies conceived since 1973 have been aborted.

“That could never have happened without at least the acquiescence of people in our churches -- Protestant and Catholic alike,” said Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission.

“We bear some responsibility for allowing this to continue and not insisting it should stop. It is time that we demand it stop and stop now.”

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