Youth and the Death Penalty

September 24, 2011

By  Galveston-Houston Archbishop Emeritus Joseph A. Fiorenza

One of the encouraging signs in the Pro-Life movement is the large number of young people who are engaged in the battle to protect all human life from conception to natural death. Young people understand the biological truth that when the ovum is fused with the sperm a new life begins, a totally new entity exists separate from the mother and this new entity is a human life. Young people know this scientific fact and they see through the charade of those who ignore this scientific truth or try to minimize it as only a potential human life. …

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