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The Curse of Genetic Testing Multiplied by 3,500

An article I read today announces that they have found a way to test for 3,500 genetic faults, raising concerns (the article says) about the ethical implications.  The story veers headlong into a sustained bout of research that I am currently engaged in, research that began by wanting to answer the basic question “how does  a society come to a point where 70-90% of all children diagnosed with a birth defect are aborted?”  This is born of my own experience, when my wife and I, told that our daughter had spina bifida, were offered the ‘choice’ to ‘terminate.’  (My continue reading...

Dear Pat Robertson: What are you thinking?

Warning:  Rant ahead.

Haiti made a deal with the devil and it is reaping the consequences?  Ok, while I’d like a little more information about this so called ‘deal’ made 200 years ago, I’ve got to say that this isn’t the kind of thing you just randomly say.  You’re not helping anything and I doubt you helped anyone.  Indeed, there is no doubt in my mind that you just made evangelism and apologetics much more difficult.  Thanks for that.  Really appreciate it.

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