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  1. Sanctity of life

    In religion and ethics, inviolability or sanctity of life is a principle of implied protection regarding aspects of sentient life which are said to be holy, sacred, or otherwise of such value that they are not to be violated. The concept of inviolability is an important tie between the ethics of religion and the ethics of law, as each seeks justification for its principles as based on both purity and natural concept, as well as in universality of application.

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How to say sanctity of life in sign language?

  1. sanctityoflife


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sanctity of life in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sanctity of life in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of sanctity of life in a Sentence

  1. Ted Cruz on Tuesday:

    Even now, there's a candidate in the race playing games with the sanctity of life. Donald Trump spent most of his adult life prior to this election enthusiastically pro-abortion -- even for partial birth abortion, if you can believe it.

  2. William Ewart Gladstone:

    Remember the rights of the savage, as we call him. Remember that the happiness of his humble home, remember that the sanctity of life in the hill villages of Afghanistan, among the winter snows, is as inviolable in the eye of Almighty God, as can be your own.

  3. Carol Swayze:

    We’re voting for a president who’s really in a lot of ways a manager, i think for a lot of us, the issue of sanctity of life was paramount. … We felt like Trump was very honest about his evolution in his understanding of that issue.

  4. De Jesus:

    People already know how evangelicals feel about the sanctity of life.

  5. Paul Ryan:

    It clears the path to repealing this law with a Republican president in 2017 and replacing it with a truly patient-centered health care system, we will not back down from this fight to defend the sanctity of life and make quality health care coverage achievable for all Americans.

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