Bishop Donald Hying of Madison, Wisconsin, blasted President Joe Biden Friday for reversing his earlier position that human life begins at conception.
“People always claimed that President Biden was personally opposed to abortion,” Bishop Hying wrote on Twitter. “Today, he said, ‘I respect those who believe life begins at the moment of conception and all, I respect that-don’t agree, but I respect that.’”
“Today, we’ve all learned the painful and disturbing truth,” the bishop concluded.
As recently as 2015, Biden said he was “prepared to accept that the moment of conception is a human life and being,” a position he has now reversed, in stark contradiction to scientific fact.
One of the standard medical texts in the field of embryology, called Patten’s Foundations of Embryology, states simply, “Almost all higher animals start their lives from a single cell, the fertilized ovum (zygote). … The time of fertilization represents the