2.3 David Closson, Jared Bridges, David Schrock • Interview • “Roe at 50: Reflections and the Road Ahead”

Episode 020
40 Min
January 16, 2023
ABOUT THE EPISODE
What is the History of the Roe v. Wade supreme court decision, what did the Dobbs decision accomplish, and where do Christians go from here? Listen in as David Closson, Jared Bridges, and David Schrock discuss these issues and more.
Timestamps

· Intro – 00:27
· Jared Bridges – 1:12
· David Closson – 1:55
· History of Roe v. Wade – 3:03
· Who was Norma McCorvey? – 5:38
· SBC Response to Roe v. Wade – 9:35
· Evangelical Response Effects of Roe v. Wade – 14:07
· History of Family Research Council – 16:31
· What led to the Dobbs Decision? – 18:15
· What difference does overturning Roe make? – 21:49
· Counsel for Pastors Depending on State Laws – 24:00
· How should we think about Abolitionism and Incrementalism? – 25:45
· Practical Things Christians Can Do – 30:01
· Closing Thoughts – 36:12

Resources

· Roe at 50: Reflections and the Road Ahead by David Closson
· The Washington Stand
· Family Research Council
· Center for Biblical Worldview
· Pro-Life Laws in the States

Books

· The Family Roe: An American Story by Joshua Prager
· Biblical Principles for Pro-Life Engagement by David Closson
· Whatever Happened to the Human Race? By C. Everett Koop and Francis A. Schaeffer

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