Bible Facts About Abortion

Abortion – the termination of a pregnancy after, accompanied by, resulting in, or closely followed by the death of the embryo or fetus.

  1. Elizabeth conceived a “son” (Lk. 1:36)
  1. Child in womb is called “baby” (Lk. 1:41-44)
  1. To be pregnant is to be “with child” (Matt. 1:18)
  1. Unborn child considered a “life” (Ex. 21:22-25)
  1. God has special relationship with unborn (Ps. 139:13-16, Job 10:8-12, Isaiah 49:1, Jeremiah 1:5, and Galatians 1:15)
  1. God hears the cries of innocent blood (Gen. 4:10)
  1. God hates hands that shed innocent blood (Prov. 6:17)
  1. Hebrew midwives were blessed for preserving life (Ex. 1:15-21)