Your holy hearsay is not evidence
Give me the good news in the present tense. . .
So shut the Bible up and show me how
The Christ you talk about is living now.

– Sydney Carter

Pro-Life Means Being Anti-Torture

An InsideCatholic article addresses just this truth: Scarry’s analysis goes further. In The Body in Pain, she shows how torture violates every single aspect of the created world: “The contents of the [torture] room, its furnishings, are converted into weapons: the most common instance of this is the bathtub that figures prominently in the reports…