Melanie A. Howard

Melanie A. Howard

Associate Professor of Biblical & Theological Studies, Fresno Pacific University


What the Bible actually says about abortion may surprise you

By: - July 20, 2022

In the days since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, which had established the constitutional right to an abortion, some Christians have cited the Bible to argue why this decision should either be celebrated or lamented. But here’s the problem: This 2,000-year-old text says nothing about abortion. As a university professor of biblical studies, […]