As abortion activists fume over what they see as “Christian fundamentalism” behind pro-life laws like the Texas Heartbeat Act, one professor of religious studies is trying to advance the baseless argument that Christianity previously expressed support for abortion.
A religious studies professor at Scripps University, Luis Josué Salés takes the reader on a tour of selectively chosen, obscure pre-modern Christian figures whom he argues condoned abortion, while omitting the vast majority of authoritative pre-modern Christian figures who clearly denounced abortion as immoral. His work also relies on questionable revisionist interpretations of texts and church synods.
Christianity, celibacy… and abortion? Salés […]
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