Womb Or Tomb? - Poem by Richard Merrell

God's purpose for the womb
Is to produce a new life
That man and woman might multiply
The husband and his wife.
But in man's own wickedness
A new use for the womb;
Evil supporters of abortion cry

'At last a tomb! '

Genesis 1: 27,28; 6: 5


'Why then dost thou abuse the gift of God, and fight with his laws and follow after what is a curse as if a blessing, and make the chamber of procreation a chamber for murder, and arm the woman that was given for child bearing unto slaughter? ' John Chrysostom: in his (Homily 24 on The Book of Romans)

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