We believe that human life is sacred from conception
to its natural end;
and that we must have concern
for the physical and spiritual needs
of our fellowmen.

Again support is found within biblical texts
Psalm 139:13 Psalm 139:13 (close)

For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother's womb

Isaiah 49 :1 Isaiah 49 :1 (close)

Listen to me, you islands; hear this, you distant nations:
Before I was born the Lord called me;
from my mother's womb he has spoken my name.

Jeremiah 1:5 Jeremiah 1:5 (close)

Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born
I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations.

Matthew 22:37-39 Matthew 22:37-39 (close)

Jesus replied:
"Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul
and with all your mind." This is the first and greatest commandment.
And the second is like it: "Love your neighbor as yourself."

Romans 12:20-21 Romans 12:20-21 (close)

On the contrary:
"If your enemy is hungry, feed him;
if he is thirsty, give him something to drink.
In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head.
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.

Galatians 6:10 Galatians 6:10 (close)

Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people,
especially to those who belong to the family of believers.

Our desire to be different, special, the centre of Creation,
can conflict with our concern for others.