UPDATE: Tom has given me permission to reproduce his excellent graphic illustrating the Catholic understanding of the Fifth Commandment: You shall not kill. Click for the full image.
Back to our blog post, already in progress...
The money quote:
I propose, then, that for an organization, social program, political platform, etc., to be legitimately called "pro-life," it is necessary and sufficient that
(Individual Catholics, of course, are to hold correct positions on all the issues, and advocate for them as prudence dictates.)
- it advocate a correct position on at least one of the above issues; and
- it advocate an incorrect position on none of the above issues