Plaintiff katrina maxtone-graham published pregnant by mistake, a book that consisted of seventeen interviews of women who discussed their unwanted pregnancies defendant james tunstead burtchaell wrote rachel weeping, a book of essays that critiqued published accounts of women's abortion experiences. Rachel weeping: and other essays on abortion [james tunstead burtchaell] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a leading catholic scholar investigates the abortion issue and looks at personal accounts as well as pro- abortion arguments. Pro-life answers to pro-choice arguments by randy alcorn politically correct death: answering arguments for abortions rights by francis j beckwith rachel weeping and other essays on abortion by james tunstead burtchaell, csc help for the post-abortion woman: by terri reisser, ms and paul reisser, md. From abortion to infanticide, in rachel weeping and other essays on abortion ( kansas city: andrews and mcmeel 1982) p288) such extremism has since been tempered by the court in webster and casey -- but its spirit lives on among the leaders of the legal abortion movement and members of the abortion industry. --abortion counselor i have never yet counseled anybody to have the baby i'm also doing women's counseling on campus at albany state, and there i am expected to present alternatives whereas at the abortion clinic you aren't really expected to --abortion counselor rachel weeping and other essays about abortion. Erwin counters that the movie was inspired by the true story of gianna jessen, a pro-life activist who survived an abortion by instillation of saline, a rare and dangerous route hardly administered then she is seen weeping in different locations and soon shares the news of her abortion with her husband.
Pro-abortion center for reproductive rights has said, there is perhaps no political issue more volatile in the abortion, and in november 2003, congress passed the first-ever federal ban on abortion rachel weeping and other essays on abortion 61-68 (andrews mcmeel 1982) 2007]. Rachel weeping: and other essays on abortion by james tunstead burchaell, csc kansas city and new york: andrews and mcneel, 1982 pp xviii + 383 $2000 isbn 0-8362-3602-5 this is a powerful book, almost an overwhelming one it shows up the prevalence of abortion in post-1973 america, the. Tunstead burtchaell · philemon's problem: a theology of grace · from synagogue to church: public services and offices in the earliest christian communities · rachel weeping: the case against abortion · for better, for worse: sober thoughts on passionate promises · rachel weeping: and other essays on abortion.
Edward eichner, director of medicine at a cleveland abortion facility, quoted in rachel weeping and other essays about abortion, p 43, 1982 a woman should be able to choose to have an abortion up to a certain point in pregnancy albert einstein, address to the world league for sexual reform, september 6th, 1929. Below the organic hurt were the sobs of an ancient grief, of rachel weeping for her children that are no more and in this one story of transition there are scores of others: the half-concealed horror of my upscale friends, who saw me on tv picketing against abortion rights the slow estrangement of my wife, who, though.
In any event, rachel richardson smith, wrote an essay that stands to this day as one of the most intelligent, thoughtful articles written on the issue of abortion originally published even as i refuse to pass judgments on other women's lives, i weep for the children who might have been i suspect i am not. Mary ann glendon, abortion and divorce in western law (harvard, 1987) in my opinion, the best work on abortion from a pro-life point of view is james tun- stead burtchaell, rachel weeping and other essays on abortion (andrews and mcmeel 1982) other excellent works include germain grisez, abortion: the myths,.
James t burtchaell, who pens in his book rachel weeping: the case against abortion “there is no abortion that is not the unjust taking of another's life” pro- life advocates make the point that to kill an unborn child takes away its right to life in spite of the feelings or condition of the mother pro-life advocates point to the fact. Anonymous abortion counselor (rachel weeping and other essays about abortion james tunstead burtchaell, editor new york: universal press, 1982 pgs 42-43) i have never yet counseled anybody to have the baby i'm also doing women's counseling on campus at albany state, and there i am expected to present.