While many within the pro life movement (however well-intended) busy themselves with heartbeats, moments of conception, and nuanced arguments concerning fetal development, God already laid it all out…

“Your eyes saw my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there was none of them.” ~ Psalm 139:16

“even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love he predestined us for adoption to himself as sons through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will, to the praise of his glorious grace” ~ Ephesians 1:4-6

“As you do not know the way the spirit comes to the bones in the womb of a woman with child, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything.” ~ Ecclesiastes 11:5

“Now the word of the LORD came to me, saying, ‘Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations.'” ~ Jeremiah 1:4-5

“But when he who had set me apart before I was born, and who called me by his grace” ~ Galatians 1:15