The Mormon Church teaches little girls are immodest if they expose their shoulders. That is a scandal. Children can't dress immodestly for the same reasons seven-year-olds can't sin and twelve-year-olds can't enter into contracts. They don't have the knowledge and understanding that would give them the capacity. So as a father of two young children being raised in the Mormon faith, I was disappointed to see the article titled…
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How many times have we heard that family values are eroding in the world and that we need to return to those Abrahamic holy books to bring back those good old-fashioned values? I mean after all the Bible and the Quran are the best sources of how to treat family, friends and acquaintances (aka: the other), right? So here is just a small dose of those family values that pious men and women can follow.
Now after reading those great old-fashioned values, I am sure you will be running out to test them in your family life.
The GOP has voted for a Platform of making Abortion illegal in all cases. It is a position I cannot support.
Abortion is a personal issue and a woman’s body is her’s; it is not the government’s, the fetus’s nor a man’s body thus it is her decision to make. Until the cells can become an infant where it can live without assistance of the mother’s body or until science has a means to transfer the cells which will at some point become a fetus then it is her body and her decision. She has rights and jurisdiction to her uterus and she should have the right to decide her medical needs.