Last week I quoted a passage that has caused a lot of controversy about abortion and the Bible, Exodus 21:22-23.
When men strive together, and hurt a woman with child, so that there is a miscarriage, and yet no harm follows, the one who hurt her shall be fined . . . If any harm follows, then you shall give life for life . . . (Revised Standard Version)
Scholars argue over what it means that “any harm follows.” Continue reading “Abortion and the Bible, Part Two”