Highlights from our archives. Since the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion in the United States, Christianity Today has featured many articles arguing for the sanctity of human life and examining how Christians can respond. Here’s a selection of some of our key articles on this topic over the decades. The Supreme Court decided Roe v. Wade on January 22, 1973. Christianity Today responded with this editorial in February 1973. Norma McCorvey—known as “Roe” in Roe v. Wade—later came to faith in Christ and changed her views on abortion. This 1998 article details her conversion story. “Ours is not…