what does the bible say about abortion

Definitions of abortion

Noun

1

the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy, most often performed during the first 28 weeks of pregnancy.

She wished to end her pregnancy, but abortion was illegal in Texas except in cases of extreme danger to the mother.

Synonyms:

termination miscarriage

2

an object or undertaking regarded by the speaker as unpleasant or badly made or carried out.

He didn't bring up one single argument in respect to the abortion of a budget that was tabled this year.

Synonyms of abortion

Noun

termination miscarriage

miscarriage

Abortion

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Most Relevant Verses

Exodus 21:22-25

"If men struggle with each other and strike a woman with child so that she gives birth prematurely, yet there is no injury, he shall surely be fined as the woman's husband may demand of him, and he shall pay as the judges decide. "But if there is any further injury, then you shall appoint as a penalty life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,read more.

Jeremiah 1:5

"Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, And before you were born I consecrated you; I have appointed you a prophet to the nations."

Psalm 139:13-16

For You formed my inward parts; You wove me in my mother's womb. I will give thanks to You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Wonderful are Your works, And my soul knows it very well. My frame was not hidden from You, When I was made in secret, And skillfully wrought in the depths of the earth;read more.

Exodus 20:13

"You shall not murder.

Genesis 1:27

God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.

Hosea 13:16

Samaria will be held guilty, For she has rebelled against her God They will fall by the sword, Their little ones will be dashed in pieces, And their pregnant women will be ripped open.

Isaiah 49:1

Listen to Me, O islands, And pay attention, you peoples from afar The LORD called Me from the womb; From the body of My mother He named Me.

Genesis 2:7

Then the LORD God formed man of dust from the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living being.

Luke 1:43-44

"And how has it happened to me, that the mother of my Lord would come to me? "For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy.

Numbers 12:12

"Oh, do not let her be like one dead, whose flesh is half eaten away when he comes from his mother's womb!"

Job 10:8-12

'Your hands fashioned and made me altogether, And would You destroy me? 'Remember now, that You have made me as clay; And would You turn me into dust again? 'Did You not pour me out like milk And curdle me like cheese;read more.

Psalm 139:16

Your eyes have seen my unformed substance; And in Your book were all written The days that were ordained for me, When as yet there was not one of them.

Job 31:15

"Did not He who made me in the womb make him, And the same one fashion us in the womb?

Deuteronomy 30:19

"I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that I have set before you life and death, the blessing and the curse. So choose life in order that you may live, you and your descendants,

Amos 1:13

Thus says the LORD, "For three transgressions of the sons of Ammon and for four I will not revoke its punishment, Because they ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead In order to enlarge their borders.

Job 3:3

"Let the day perish on which I was to be born, And the night which said, 'A boy is conceived.'

Psalm 22:9-10

Yet You are He who brought me forth from the womb; You made me trust when upon my mother's breasts. Upon You I was cast from birth; You have been my God from my mother's womb.

Genesis 9:6

"Whoever sheds man's blood, By man his blood shall be shed, For in the image of God He made man.

Job 3:16

"Or like a miscarriage which is discarded, I would not be, As infants that never saw light.

Psalm 127:3

Behold, children are a gift of the LORD, The fruit of the womb is a reward.

Deuteronomy 5:17

'You shall not murder.

Isaiah 44:24

Thus says the LORD, your Redeemer, and the one who formed you from the womb, "I, the LORD, am the maker of all things, Stretching out the heavens by Myself And spreading out the earth all alone,

Isaiah 44:2

Thus says the LORD who made you And formed you from the womb, who will help you, 'Do not fear, O Jacob My servant; And you Jeshurun whom I have chosen.

Romans 1:28-29

And just as they did not see fit to acknowledge God any longer, God gave them over to a depraved mind, to do those things which are not proper, being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, greed, evil; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malice; they are gossips,

2 Kings 19:3

They said to him, "Thus says Hezekiah, 'This day is a day of distress, rebuke, and rejection; for children have come to birth and there is no strength to deliver.

Ruth 1:11

But Naomi said, "Return, my daughters. Why should you go with me? Have I yet sons in my womb, that they may be your husbands?

Proverbs 6:16-17

There are six things which the LORD hates, Yes, seven which are an abomination to Him: Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, And hands that shed innocent blood,

From Thematic Bible

Abortion » Of animals » Thunder

Abortion » As a judgment

Abortion » Of animals » Thunder

Psalm 29:9

The voice of the LORD makes the deer to calve And strips the forests bare; And in His temple everything says, "Glory!"

Abortion » As a judgment

Hosea 9:14

Give them, O LORD--what will You give? Give them a miscarrying womb and dry breasts.

Definitions of abortion

Noun

1

the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy, most often performed during the first 28 weeks of pregnancy.

She wished to end her pregnancy, but abortion was illegal in Texas except in cases of extreme danger to the mother.

Synonyms:

termination miscarriage

2

an object or undertaking regarded by the speaker as unpleasant or badly made or carried out.

He didn't bring up one single argument in respect to the abortion of a budget that was tabled this year.

Synonyms of abortion

Noun

termination miscarriage

miscarriage

Abortion

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Most Relevant Verses

Exodus 21:22-25

"If men struggle with each other and strike a woman with child so that she gives birth prematurely, yet there is no injury, he shall surely be fined as the woman's husband may demand of him, and he shall pay as the judges decide. "But if there is any further injury, then you shall appoint as a penalty life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,read more.

Jeremiah 1:5

"Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, And before you were born I consecrated you; I have appointed you a prophet to the nations."

Psalm 139:13-16

For You formed my inward parts; You wove me in my mother's womb. I will give thanks to You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Wonderful are Your works, And my soul knows it very well. My frame was not hidden from You, When I was made in secret, And skillfully wrought in the depths of the earth;read more.

Exodus 20:13

"You shall not murder.

Genesis 1:27

God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.

Hosea 13:16

Samaria will be held guilty, For she has rebelled against her God They will fall by the sword, Their little ones will be dashed in pieces, And their pregnant women will be ripped open.

Isaiah 49:1

Listen to Me, O islands, And pay attention, you peoples from afar The LORD called Me from the womb; From the body of My mother He named Me.

Genesis 2:7

Then the LORD God formed man of dust from the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living being.

Luke 1:43-44

"And how has it happened to me, that the mother of my Lord would come to me? "For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy.

Numbers 12:12

"Oh, do not let her be like one dead, whose flesh is half eaten away when he comes from his mother's womb!"

Job 10:8-12

'Your hands fashioned and made me altogether, And would You destroy me? 'Remember now, that You have made me as clay; And would You turn me into dust again? 'Did You not pour me out like milk And curdle me like cheese;read more.

Psalm 139:16

Your eyes have seen my unformed substance; And in Your book were all written The days that were ordained for me, When as yet there was not one of them.

Job 31:15

"Did not He who made me in the womb make him, And the same one fashion us in the womb?

Deuteronomy 30:19

"I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that I have set before you life and death, the blessing and the curse. So choose life in order that you may live, you and your descendants,

Amos 1:13

Thus says the LORD, "For three transgressions of the sons of Ammon and for four I will not revoke its punishment, Because they ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead In order to enlarge their borders.

Job 3:3

"Let the day perish on which I was to be born, And the night which said, 'A boy is conceived.'

Psalm 22:9-10

Yet You are He who brought me forth from the womb; You made me trust when upon my mother's breasts. Upon You I was cast from birth; You have been my God from my mother's womb.

Genesis 9:6

"Whoever sheds man's blood, By man his blood shall be shed, For in the image of God He made man.

Job 3:16

"Or like a miscarriage which is discarded, I would not be, As infants that never saw light.

Psalm 127:3

Behold, children are a gift of the LORD, The fruit of the womb is a reward.

Deuteronomy 5:17

'You shall not murder.

Isaiah 44:24

Thus says the LORD, your Redeemer, and the one who formed you from the womb, "I, the LORD, am the maker of all things, Stretching out the heavens by Myself And spreading out the earth all alone,

Isaiah 44:2

Thus says the LORD who made you And formed you from the womb, who will help you, 'Do not fear, O Jacob My servant; And you Jeshurun whom I have chosen.

Romans 1:28-29

And just as they did not see fit to acknowledge God any longer, God gave them over to a depraved mind, to do those things which are not proper, being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, greed, evil; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malice; they are gossips,

2 Kings 19:3

They said to him, "Thus says Hezekiah, 'This day is a day of distress, rebuke, and rejection; for children have come to birth and there is no strength to deliver.

Ruth 1:11

But Naomi said, "Return, my daughters. Why should you go with me? Have I yet sons in my womb, that they may be your husbands?

Proverbs 6:16-17

There are six things which the LORD hates, Yes, seven which are an abomination to Him: Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, And hands that shed innocent blood,

From Thematic Bible

Abortion » Of animals » Thunder

Abortion » As a judgment

Abortion » Of animals » Thunder

Psalm 29:9

The voice of the LORD makes the deer to calve And strips the forests bare; And in His temple everything says, "Glory!"

Abortion » As a judgment

Hosea 9:14

Give them, O LORD--what will You give? Give them a miscarrying womb and dry breasts.