Men and Abortion Resources
Books and Print Resources:
Men and Abortion: A Path to Healing
by Dr. Catherine T. Coyle
This book was written for men who have been hurt by a personal involvement with abortion and is based on a healing program that was scientifically documented to be effective. It focuses on the specific problems experienced by post-abortion men, including anger, helplessness, guilt, relationship problems and grief. The steps toward healing are described and practical suggestions are offered. The model is healing uses a forgiveness model. This book is an excellent aid not only for post-abortion men, but for all those who care for and counsel them. Books may be ordered from Life Cycle Books.
by Guy Condon and David Hazard
This book focuses on the men responsible for the abortion loss and helps them process the experience. It is written from an evangelical Christian perspective. Available from www.amazon.com
Healing A Fathers Heart
by Linda Cochrane and Kathy Jones
An insightful Bible study for men touched by abortion. Helps these ”silent,wounded warriors” to move from denial to acceptance and forgiveness through God’s love. Available from www.amazon.com
Redeeming a Father’s Heart: Men Share Powerful Stories of Abortion Loss and Recovery
by Kevin Burke, LSW, David Wemhoff, Marvin Stockwell
This recently published book is a collection of stories of men dealing with abortion losses. Available from www.amazon.com
by Sheila Harper
The Men’s Study is a 10 chapter book that can be used in the privacy of your own home or in a group format. This study mirrors the SaveOne Women’s Study so it’s very easy for a couple to complete together. This study will teach you about your source of courage to get through this process, how to renew your mind, just how far God’s grace extends, and more.
You can order individual copies or group packages from www.saveone.org or by calling 866-329-3571.
Swallowed by a Snake: The Gift of the Masculine Side of Healing
by Tom Golden
This book addresses masculine healing as opposed to feminine healing. Any one of us may have a combination of both, but it is most helpful in understanding masculine healing. Our society tends to think all of use should grieve in the same way, and the bias is toward feminine healing styles. This very readable and informative book is helpful for anyone trying to understand how a man might grieve. Available from www.amazon.com
Letters to Pilgrim
by Herbert A. LePore
This book is a first novel by the author, gives readers a glimpse into the private thoughts and lifelong remorse and longing felt by the father of an aborted baby. (From the book cover) Available from BookSurge, LLC,. Available from www.booksurge.com
David’s Harp, A Daily Devotional for Post Abortive Men
A bible study, entitled “Missing Arrows” is also available for free on-line at: http://www.lifeissues.org/men/missingarrows.pdf