Pro-choice activists outraged as bishop compares abortion clinics to Auschwitz
PRO-choice campaigners have condemned one of Scotland's leading Catholic churchmen for "utterly despicable" remarks likening abortion to deaths in the Nazi death camp, Auschwitz.
PRO-choice campaigners have condemned one of Scotland's leading Catholic churchmen for \"utterly despicable\" remarks likening abortion to deaths in the Nazi death camp, Auschwitz.
The Bishop of Motherwell, the Rt Rev Joseph Devine
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by Judith Duffy
The Rt Rev Joseph Devine, the Bishop of Motherwell, also launched an attack on the Green Party, accusing it of "masquerading" as an environmental organisation while following an anti-religious, pro-gay agenda.
Devine, who also equated abortion with the deaths of British prisoners of war in Japanese slave camps, made his comments in a statement issued today in the wake of a case in which two Christian pro-life campaigners were arrested after unfurling 7ft banners showing aborted foetuses outside a clinic in Brighton.
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