Transcribed by Jeff Fenske
“We have removed our emotions. We are becoming harder. Do you really want that?
How much are you willing to take, and how much are you willing to risk to speak the truth in love and graciousness — and stand up — and at least be willing to be hated?
Or at the end of the day, is it all about you…?”
“If abortion is merely about women’s rights, ladies and gentlemen, then what were mine? …my life was being snuffed out in the name of women’s rights.”
“And what arrogance, what absolute arrogance … that the stronger should dominate the weaker, should determine who lives or dies.”
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kPF1FhCMPuQ]Gianna Jessen Abortion Survivor in Australia Part 1
Part 1 of 2 Gianna Jessen, abortion survivor speaks at Queen’s Hall, Parliament House, Victoria. Australia – on the eve of the debate to decriminalize abortion in Victoria.
Gianna’s visit was sponsored by the Ad Hoc Interfaith Committee.
“Some of you might be slightly annoyed that all I keep doing is talking about God and Jesus. But how on earth can I walk about, limping through this world, and not give ALL my heart and mind and soul and strength to the Christ Who gave me LIFE!
So if you think I’m a fool, it’s just another jewel in my crown.
My whole intent in living here is just to make God smile.”
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8B1nKGIAeg]Gianna Jessen Abortion Survivor in Australia Part 2