If we could find a way to create embryotic stem cell lines without destroying human embryos, advocates of the old ESCR method would immediately embrace such new technology and the ethical debate would end, right? One would think so– unless careers, money, and justification for abortion are connected to the old method. Well, that’s exactly what some are predicting will happen. A new discovery has been made, but advocates of the old method may refuse to embrace it. Look at this fascinating exchange from Special Report with Brit Hume posted on the STR blog.
The Apostle Paul was right. People are willing to “suppress the truth” if the truth will get in the way of something they covet (See Romans 1:28-32.).