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AZCat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-15-05 10:14 AM
Response to Reply #37
38. That's what I was wondering.
I'm not familiar with this stuff, so I may be missing some basic tenets. But that's why one asks questions, right?



By the way - the thread in GD on gender/sexuality was locked, but I responded to your post. Did you see it?
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  -Does Abortion Destroy Souls? Zhade  Feb-14-05 03:41 PM   #0 
  - I don't buy into the soul theory  GeorgeBushytail   Feb-14-05 03:44 PM   #1 
  - That's fine. Obviously, the question is directed at those who do.  Zhade   Feb-14-05 03:45 PM   #3 
     - what about those who don't oppose abortion at all?  peacebird   Feb-14-05 03:53 PM   #5 
        - I was more looking to understand those who oppose it.  Zhade   Feb-14-05 03:56 PM   #7 
  - Under clarify  Pharaoh   Feb-14-05 03:44 PM   #2 
  - A worse consideration  Az   Feb-14-05 03:46 PM   #4 
  - GAH! Yes, that IS morbid, and dangerously logical.  Zhade   Feb-14-05 03:58 PM   #8 
  - Not just that...  w13rd0   Feb-14-05 04:02 PM   #11 
  - Actually, the movie "The Rapture" partially explores this very  Nay   Feb-14-05 05:22 PM   #15 
  - Yup, That's The Slippery Slope That This  Beetwasher   Feb-15-05 11:35 AM   #48 
  - There have been several people who have done just that.  Selwynn   Feb-17-05 09:26 AM   #76 
  - All killings, kill souls.....death penalty, Iraqis, soldiers, etc.  movonne   Feb-14-05 03:55 PM   #6 
  - "Yes" votes: is God not able to save that soul from destruction?  Zhade   Feb-14-05 04:00 PM   #9 
  - If one were to accept this argument...  w13rd0   Feb-14-05 04:00 PM   #10 
  - If one accepts the idea of a soul..and of a god..  mexicoxpat   Feb-14-05 04:10 PM   #12 
  - Something else to consider...  TwentyFive   Feb-14-05 04:11 PM   #13 
  - Having unwanted children kills the souls of the kids and  lastknowngood   Feb-14-05 04:18 PM   #14 
  - Abortion kills a human, and that is wrong  GraysonDave   Feb-14-05 09:01 PM   #16 
  - If your daughter had a heart transplant  Az   Feb-14-05 09:02 PM   #17 
     - Sure  GraysonDave   Feb-15-05 07:28 AM   #20 
        - But the question is  Az   Feb-15-05 07:39 AM   #21 
  - Poster #1 isn't alone.  igil   Feb-14-05 10:14 PM   #18 
  - I don't really understand that argument  Az   Feb-14-05 10:34 PM   #19 
  - The moral argument  Stunster   Feb-15-05 08:14 AM   #23 
  - You touched on it but then lost the thread  Az   Feb-15-05 08:31 AM   #24 
  - Anencephaly  Stunster   Feb-15-05 08:48 AM   #25 
     - Not quite  Az   Feb-15-05 09:13 AM   #28 
        - Are you really saying  Stunster   Feb-15-05 09:28 AM   #31 
        - Clarity  Az   Feb-15-05 09:54 AM   #34 
           - WTF are you on about?  Stunster   Feb-15-05 11:05 AM   #40 
              - You yourself said  Az   Feb-15-05 11:15 AM   #44 
                 - Seems an arbitrary definition of a being  Stunster   Feb-15-05 11:19 AM   #46 
                    - You still need the material to achieve consciousness  Az   Feb-15-05 11:31 AM   #47 
                       - I am trying to get clear on what you mean  Stunster   Feb-15-05 11:48 AM   #52 
                          - By my understanding  Az   Feb-15-05 12:11 PM   #54 
                             - Disagree profoundly  Stunster   Feb-15-05 12:32 PM   #56 
                                - I suspect you will have trouble finding a doctor to agree with you  Az   Feb-15-05 12:48 PM   #58 
                                - Taken from Wikipedia  Az   Feb-15-05 01:06 PM   #61 
        - "Merely the shadow of one." Tragic, and very true.  Zhade   Feb-15-05 05:35 PM   #64 
  - "the fact that the life of a human being begins at conception."  Zhade   Feb-15-05 05:33 PM   #63 
     - When does life begin then?  Stunster   Feb-16-05 01:58 PM   #67 
        - Not at all. Your second paragraph is accurate medical science.  Zhade   Feb-16-05 02:23 PM   #68 
           - What's the medical definition of a soul?  Stunster   Feb-16-05 03:15 PM   #70 
  - Let's see if I can explain my beliefs. Never had to before.  igil   Feb-15-05 11:06 AM   #41 
  - "Potential human"  trotsky   Feb-15-05 09:09 AM   #27 
     - Technically anything is a potential human  Az   Feb-15-05 09:16 AM   #29 
     - So true.  trotsky   Feb-15-05 09:37 AM   #32 
     - Are you suggesting  Stunster   Feb-15-05 09:39 AM   #33 
        - Um, we are not suggesting anything about god  Az   Feb-15-05 09:54 AM   #35 
           - No, Trotsky suggested that if....  Stunster   Feb-15-05 11:07 AM   #42 
              - Ah, my bad  Az   Feb-15-05 11:15 AM   #45 
              - "God is an abortionist par excellence"  bloom   Feb-17-05 09:32 PM   #78 
  - No  Stunster   Feb-15-05 07:57 AM   #22 
  - How do you deal with increases in population?  AZCat   Feb-15-05 09:57 AM   #36 
  - Well he did say indestrucible  Az   Feb-15-05 10:12 AM   #37 
  - That's what I was wondering.  AZCat   Feb-15-05 10:14 AM   #38 
     - I think so  Az   Feb-15-05 11:38 AM   #49 
        - Yes - 2d vs. 1d  AZCat   Feb-15-05 11:47 AM   #51 
  - I'm not sure I understand the question  Stunster   Feb-15-05 11:03 AM   #39 
     - I wasn't very clear, was I?  AZCat   Feb-15-05 11:09 AM   #43 
        - Yes, that's it  Stunster   Feb-15-05 11:39 AM   #50 
           - Thank you.  AZCat   Feb-15-05 11:49 AM   #53 
              - Nearly  Stunster   Feb-15-05 12:45 PM   #57 
                 - Again - thank you.  AZCat   Feb-15-05 12:51 PM   #60 
  - So if that's your belief...  Zhade   Feb-16-05 02:29 PM   #69 
     - WTF gave you that idea?  Stunster   Feb-16-05 07:01 PM   #72 
        - "Are you suggesting that it follows from my beliefs..."  Zhade   Feb-17-05 12:59 AM   #73 
        - The question is based on  Az   Feb-17-05 06:59 AM   #74 
           - The logic is fairly simple  Stunster   Feb-17-05 01:22 PM   #77 
              - Problem  Az   Feb-17-05 09:59 PM   #79 
                 - I go with Julian of Norwich  Stunster   Feb-17-05 11:50 PM   #80 
  - I'm having a hard time grasping some of the statements here...  progressoid   Feb-15-05 08:50 AM   #26 
  - Judaic custom suggests ensoulment occurs at the first breath  Az   Feb-15-05 09:18 AM   #30 
     - Catholics, at least, did once have a custom.  trotsky   Feb-15-05 12:49 PM   #59 
  - show me some validation souls exist, and Christian souls are not able to  sam sarrha   Feb-15-05 12:17 PM   #55 
  - If abortion destroys souls, it isn't the souls of the unborn....  justjones   Feb-15-05 05:30 PM   #62 
  - My belief is that  ayeshahaqqiqa   Feb-15-05 05:39 PM   #65 
  - Do you mean destroy as make it cease to exist or do you mean damnation?  JVS   Feb-16-05 12:25 PM   #66 
  - Souls cannot be "destroyed"....  Desertrose   Feb-16-05 04:45 PM   #71 
  - Apparently you assume that if you're religious you must be pro-life...  Selwynn   Feb-17-05 09:19 AM   #75 
 

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