virgin birth

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A popular term for a child born out of wedlock to a woman through artificial insemination from an anonymous donor

virgin birth

Surrogacy A popular term for a child born out of wedlock to a ♀ through artificial insemination from an anonymous donor. See Artificial reproduction.

virgin birth

Conception and child-bearing by a woman who has never had sexual intercourse, as a result of artificial insemination with donated semen. Virgin birth in the absence of semen can produce only females because no Y CHROMOSOME is present.
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Catholics should see belief in the virgin birth and the resurrection of Jesus from the dead as "cornerstones of faith" because they are undeniable signs of God's creative power.
Spong's response: "There's not a biblical scholar of repute who believes the virgin birth is literal history.
Are we, then, to suppose that our forebears who believed implicity in the Virgin Birth were gullible fools, whereas we, who would no more believe in such notions than we would that the world is flat, have put aside childish things and become mature?
Born-again Christians are much more likely than Catholics or all Protestants to believe in God (97%); heaven (97%); the Resurrection (97%); miracles (95%); angels (95%); the virgin birth (92%); the survival of the soul (91%); hell (89%); and the devil (89%).
If it were not for the virgin birth, mankind would really have something to worry about
SCULPTURES of a vicar who works as a professional clown and a bishop who questioned the virgin birth are on display in the city.
He covers Christological methods, the election of Jesus Christ, the pre-existence of Christ, the fittingness of the virgin birth, Christ and the embryo, whether Christ was sinless or impeccable, materialist Christology, and multiple incarnations.
However, I am not convinced we currently have that open climate; especially when statements like "must be believed by Christians," and not sharing a belief in the virgin birth "undermines the whole authority of scripture" are used.
According to the Archbishop of Canterbury, it's ok if you don't want to believe in the Virgin Birth and the Three Wise Men.
That suggests to many that none of John's sources knew the Bethlehem or the Virgin birth traditions, or if they did, they didn't believe them.
Scientology is no more ridiculous than the virgin birth really.
Eighty-three percent of Americans say they believe in the Virgin Birth of Jesus.