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8 adults, 4 children charged after refusing to leave abortion clinic

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 By Alexandra Koehn - Posted at News Channel 5 Nashville: Published March 5, 2021 MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WTVF) — Eight adults were charged and four children were cited after they blocked the door to an abortion clinic. Mt. Juliet police said the incident began as a "peaceful assembly" with demonstrators protesting an abortion clinic outside the Providence Medical Pavilion building. Read more and watch video here. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  HT: Steve Lefemine of Christians for Personhood

Church Leaders Say Johnson & Johnson Shot Should Be Avoided If Alternatives Available

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 By Tom G. Jelten - Posted at NPR: "We should oppose authorizing or funding research rooted in the taking of innocent human life," says Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention. The new Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine may offer the best prospect for protecting as many Americans as possible, as quickly as possible, but some U.S. faith leaders say they have moral concerns about its development. Unlike the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines, the Johnson & Johnson vaccine was produced in part through the use of cell lines derived from an aborted human fetus. In a statement released this week, leaders of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops said that this feature of the vaccine raises questions about its permissibility. Read more here. See also: Abortion opponents protest COVID-19 vaccines’ use of fetal cells  (ScienceMag.org) Guidance on Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine  (Children of God for Life)