Resources: rape

Prolife Except in the Case of Rape?

By Randy Alcorn | April 21, 2010
“What about a woman who is pregnant due to rape or incest?” This is one of three hard cases often cited as “exceptions” that make abortion an appropriate alternative. (The other two are when the life of the mother is threatened or the child has a serious handicap or deformity.)

Is Abortion Right When Pregnancy is Due to Rape or Incest?

By Randy Alcorn | March 29, 2010
Prochoice advocates divert attention from the vast majority of abortions by focusing on rape because of its well-deserved sympa­thy factor. Their frequent references to it leave the false impression that pregnancy due to rape is common, rather than rare.

Rape Recovery

By David Powlison | March 4, 2010
Rape is an invasive event of traumatic evil.

39 Major ProChoice Arguments and Their Refutations

By Randy Alcorn | February 18, 2010
Answers to arguments concerning life, humanity, and personhood; arguments concerning rights and fairness; arguments concerning social cases; arguments concerning health and safety; arguments concerning the hard cases; and arguments against the character of prolifers.

What a Truly Pro Life Candidate Believes

By ProLife Info Digest | February 27, 2000
Alan Keyes (Republican Presidential candidate) addressed 120 middle school students (6th to 8th graders) at the Cornerstone School in Detroit. A 13-year-old girl asked if he would make an exception for rape in his position on abortion. The following is the dialogue that took place: