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Matt to speak at the 2014 Evangelical Theological Society in San Deigo

October 1st, 2014 3 Comments

This blog’s Matthew Flannagan has had his paper “Abortion as Self Defence” accepted for the 66th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society (“ETS”) in San Diego, USA, from 19-21 November 2014. The abstract for Matt’s paper is as follows: Abstract Eileen McDonagh has proposed an ingenious argument for abortion rights; she concedes, for the sake of argument, that […]

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Madeleine to Speak at the ACTIV8 Pro-Life Training Day in Wellington

November 6th, 2013 No Comments

This blog’s Madeleine will be speaking at the ACTIV8 Pro-Life Training Day in Paraparaumu, just North of Wellington, on 23 November 2013.  ACTIV8 is a pro-life formation event that is hosted by Stayin’ Alive every year.  (I was originally scheduled to speak but as I will be in the USA Madeleine is taking my place.) From the organisers: […]

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Matt to speak at the 2013 Evangelical Theological Society in Baltimore on Feticide

September 19th, 2013 3 Comments

This blog’s Matthew Flannagan has had his paper “Boonin’s Defense of the Sentience Criterion: A Critique” accepted for the 65th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society (“ETS”). The abstract for Matt’s paper is as follows: Abstract “Defenders of the permissibility of feticide commonly argue that killing an organism is not homicide unless the organism’s brain has […]

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Hear Matt @ the Stayin’ Alive 2013 Pro Life Internship Program in Wellington

June 26th, 2013 1 Comment

This blog’s Matt will join Brendan Malone, and other speakers, to talk at the 2013 Pro Life Internship Program in Kapiti, Wellington which is running from 1-6 July 2013. Matt’s talks will be: Tuesday 2 July 15:00 – 16:00 Moral Relativism and Abortion Wednesday 3 July 09:00 – 10:00 Kant, Utilitarianism and Abortion 10:10 – […]

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Matt on Radio: Women tells Court of Appeal being pregnant with a defective baby is an injury

March 5th, 2013 4 Comments

A New Zealand woman has gotten her case against the Accident Compensation Corporation (“ACC”) into the Court of Appeal. The Herald carried the story. Matt was interviewed for his view on Radio Rhema last week. ACC claim mother: I would have aborted Woman says she would have terminated pregnancy had she been told baby was […]

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Life and Death – Matthew Flannagan Interviewed on Shine TV

October 2nd, 2012 40 Comments

Matt was interviewed on Life and Death issues for Shine TV’s Just Thinking show recently. The Episode aired last week.

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Published: “Feticide, the Masoretic Text, and the Septuagint” in The Westminster Theological Journal

July 19th, 2012 11 Comments

Matt’s article “Feticide, the Masoretic Text, and the Septuagint” is now available in Vol 74, No. 1 – Spring 2012 of The Westminster Theological Journal. An abstract of “Feticide, the Masoretic Text, and the Septuagint” follows: A long Christian tradition of moral reflection on feticide interprets feticide, the killing of a formed conceptus, as a violation of  God’s law […]

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