Immaculate Contraception?

A furious assault is taking place on a woman’s right to choose to terminate a pregnancy through abortion. This is not restricted to playing fast and loose with fairness in Supreme Court appointments, but it is playing out in the state legislatures, many of whom have passed laws which are clearly unconstitutional under Roe v. Wade, in the hope that the new court will move the goalposts. And it just might. In reaction, liberal states like ours are passing laws to ensure that the right to choose is honored as a mater of state law and that access to abortion will be available to those who need it. Our state legislature has under consideration what is called the Roe Act. That Act allows physic

The CRISPR Apple On the Tree of Knowledge

The title of this sermon is identical to the title of a conference I just attended on Star Island, a little bit of heaven out in the ocean 10 miles off the coast of Portsmouth, NH. We gather there each year under the auspices of the Institute on Religion in an Age of Science of IRAS, the oldest organization in the world dedicated to the dialogue between religion and science. We come back each year for most of us find that being surrounded by 360 degrees of horizon gives us a perspective on large problems of humanity and the natural world. This year we caught up with one of the most radical developments in the world today: the power of precise editing of genomes of plants, animals, humans al

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Unitarian Universalist

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