Only societies that practiced child sacrifice where children were indoctrinated that no life at any age is precious, were in the category of being a threat to the continuance of civilization itself.
"If a complication in pregnancy brings the death of that fetus, that is a horrible consequence that must be endured. But the death of a fetus cannot be a choice by humans. Our souls cannot bear it."
The Rabbis for Repro are promoting the killing of unborn children as a Jewish religious right, which we believe is dead wrong. They just hosted their inaugural "Reproductive Shabbat."
Columnist Myles Kantor contributed his recent article detailing the tragic situation with abortion in Israel, which is on the rise. A very important read.
Cecily Routman, President of The Jewish Pro-Life Foundation, explains the current abortion climate in Poland, the response in the Jewish community and the authentic Jewish pro-life view expressed by Rabbi Stambler.
The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) came out with an abortion toolkit that is, in a word, a horror.
Secular Jews promoting abortion as a religious right got it all wrong.
The default traditional Jewish position is that abortion-on-demand is not allowed convenience, birth control or "choice," but only in the rare instance when the mother's life is at risk.