Can a man bear a child?

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“Ask now, and see, can a man bear a child?” Jeremiah 30:6

Stories in the news never cease to amaze the world.  It often seems like every week there is a new scientific or technological breakthrough that blurs the lines of what we once thought was possible.

A few years back one of those “impossible” situations was prominent in the news media.  Many of you will remember it — “THE PREGNANT MAN.”  Those of you that may have been living under a rock for the past few years may be asking, “What is a pregnant man?”  It is when a person, born female, lives as a trans-gendered male and becomes pregnant.   Wikipedia can explain it better than we can.

In 2008, Thomas Beatie became known as the world’s first “pregnant man” and successfully gave birth to a child.  And now, in 2010, the world is presented with the same issue.  Scott Moore, another biological woman living as a man, is pregnant and is expected to give birth some time in February, . 
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Should there be certain limits we place on science?  Is everything possible, permissable?  Join the conversation and leave us a comment to let us know what you think.

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