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The Morality of Medical Treatment While Pregnant (Video)

Is it moral for a pregnant woman to receive medical treatment such as chemotherapy, knowing it may endanger the life of her unborn baby? COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 7, 2015

What Do You Think of the Videos That Have Exposed Planned Parenthood?

Alan shares his thoughts on the Planned Parenthood videos. COMMENTS Read more posts

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | November 12, 2015

What Do You Think of the Videos That Have Exposed Planned Parenthood? (Video)

Alan shares his thoughts on the Planned Parenthood videos. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | November 9, 2015

Challenge Response: Isn't Selling Organs for Research a Good Thing?

Here's my response to this week's challenge: COMMENTS

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 23, 2015

Platonic Relationships for Same-Sex Attracted Christian Men?

I was recently asked (by email) what I think of two male Christians with same-sex attraction (SSA) pursuing a platonic relationship together. By “platonic,” the questioner meant that these two men were attracted to one another, but they were not going to engage in sexual activity because they upheld a biblical sexual ethic. Below was my answer.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 15, 2015

Challenge Response: Isn't Selling Organs for Research a Good Thing?

Here's my response to this week's challenge: COMMENTS

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 8, 2015

Alan Chambers’s View Is Clear

If you doubt whether Alan Chambers has abandoned the biblical view of sex, homosexuality, and marriage, then read this interview. Here are a few excerpts, but you can read the whole thing (which is rather short) for context and more.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 3, 2015

Reality Doesn’t Change Because Exodus Closed

Can sexual orientation change? Many people say no. They believe homosexuals are born that way and, consequently, sexual attractions can’t change. In fact, someone at a recent event this month asked me whether the closing of Exodus International proves this very point. Exodus was an umbrella network that connected many organizations that sought to help those with unwanted same-sex attraction. Alan Chambers, its President, closed the organization after 35+ years, citing a change in his views on the effectiveness of sexual orientation change efforts (SOCE).

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | September 15, 2015

When Your Beliefs Make People Angry (Video)

Sometimes no matter how loving we are, our beliefs will still offend people.  COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | September 14, 2015

Hard Case of Abortion in Egypt

Egyptian Christians are typically pro-life. Many, however, struggle with being consistent, especially in the case of rape. This is a vexing problem in any part of the world, but it becomes more complex in Egypt. Part of the problem is the unique circumstances created by Islam, particularly in some rural areas of Upper Egypt (far south of Cairo).

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | August 18, 2015