DOLLY SCIENTIST APPLIES TO CLONE HUMANS

EDINBURGH, November 25, 2002 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Professor Ian Wilmut, the lead scientist in the creation of Dolly the sheep, is applying to Britain’s Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority for permission to clone human embryos.  A panel of experts has already recommended “limited” use of so-called “therapeutic” cloning – cloning technology aimed at producing medical treatments but morally no different from any other manipulation and destruction of embryonic human life.  Wilmut wants a licence to fertilize human ova without the use of sperm – a process called “parthenogenesis,” a process that may not be covered by existing regulations because the resulting […]
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CANADIANS SUPPORT BAN ON ‘VIOLENT’ PORNOGRAPHY

OTTAWA, November 25, 2002 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A COMPAS poll has surveyed over 600 Canadians and found that 60% favour legal limits on pornography, with 85% saying adults should not be allowed to enjoy in private any pornography that involves violence against women.  Those most in favour of making “violent” pornography illegal were likely to be women (80% compared to 68% of men), those over the age of 60 (81% compared to 60% of those younger), and people with a high school education or less (71% compared to 60% in the general public.) People under the age of 30 were least […]
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VATICAN CONSIDERS BECOMING FULL MEMBER OF UNITED NATIONS

VATICAN CITY, November 25, 2002 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Angelo Sodano gave an interview in the Italian paper Il Corriere della Sera in which he suggested that the Vatican is considering joining the United Nations. The Vatican, intends “to study the possible ways for a greater presence in this assembly,” without discarding the possibility of becoming a full member of the United Nations, “if this would be useful,” the Cardinal told the paper.  However, he explained, “it is an open question.” Currently the Vatican has the status of “permanent observer of a non-member state,” which gives it […]
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GENOME PROJECT PROVES THE HUMANITY OF THE HUMAN EMBRYO Read this amazing little essay which puts a human face on the human embryo using the latest scientific information gleaned from the Human Genome Project.  https://cbhd.org/resources/aps/cheshire_02-11-14.htm   PRAYER REQUESTED FOR UPCOMING SCHEIDLER SUPREME COURT CASE Prayer is urgently needed as the case of NOW vs Scheidler comes to be decided.  The court date is December 4, 2002.  ISLAMIC DESPOTS NOT REPRESENTATIVE OF MANY MUSLIMS Muslim delegates to the United Nations have often worked closely with the Vatican and other pro-life, pro-family delegates and NGOs. Questioned is how the Muslim U.N. delegates […]
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