"Two Christian family advocates are speaking out against birth-control pills, saying contraception goes against biblical teachings about having families." ~ OneNewsNowby Vyckie GarrisonHat tip to NLQ reader, Tim Williamson of The Blue Frog, for bringing this news item to my attention, saying: Saw this on OneNewsNow, the "news" arm of the AFA (Acting Fundamentally Absurd.)The Bible and Birth ControlThe article details "family advocates," Geoffrey Botkin's and Doug Phillips' Quiverfull ideal "that birth-control pills are just as damaging as abortion." "As the fertilized egg tries to implant, it's not able to do so. And so then, an abortion occurs," he explains. "The people who [were] b … [Read more...]
OneNewsNow ~ "Pro-Family" Christian newswire: "Birth-control pills are just as damaging as abortion."
Note: Before reading this, please read the “Quiverfull and the Bible” FAQ. Like the “nobleminded Bereans” (Acts 17:11), we are entitled to study for ourselves, so that we may read the Biblical text in an informed manner. That FAQ provides the background for the method of informed Bible reading used here.by Kristen Rosser ~ aka: KR WordgazerQ: Doesn’t the Bible say we are to receive as many children as God blesses us with, and that birth control is against His plan?Let’s look at the passage on children being a blessing, Psalm 127:3.Lo, children are an heritage of the Lord, and the fruit of the womb is his reward. As arrows in the hand of a mighty man, so are the children of the y … [Read more...]