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Applying Lincoln’s Logic to the Abortion Debate

If Lincoln were alive today and were to address the current abortion debate, he might say something like this...

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Aaron Brake | April 10, 2018

Is Abortion the Same as Taking Someone off Life Support? (Video)

Some abortion-choice advocates claim that abortion is no different from taking someone off life support. Alan explains why that is not the case.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | April 9, 2018

David Barash’s Theological Reason for Creating Human-Chimp Hybrids

In a recent article in a science magazine, David Barash argues for creating “humanzees” in order to make a theological point.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | March 15, 2018

Why Do Christians Fight Against Euthanasia Laws? (Video)

Alan responds to the question: If going to Heaven is so great, why do Christians want to prolong an unhappy life on Earth?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 26, 2018

Compassion Means to Suffer With

If only our society would once again define compassion not as offering to help people kill themselves, but as offering to walk with them through a difficult time.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 13, 2017

Three Bad Arguments against Life Beginning at Conception

A recent article argues “3 Ways Science Proves Life Doesn’t Begin at Conception,” but what happens when you apply those same arguments to newborns?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | November 16, 2017

Are Pro-Lifers Being Inconsistent if They Save the Mother’s Life Rather than the Baby’s?

Do pro-lifers really believe the unborn has equal value to the born if they’re willing to sacrifice the unborn when the mother’s life is in danger?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | October 27, 2017

Discriminating against People with Down Syndrome

Abortion of a child with Down syndrome is unjust discrimination. The pro-life view is inclusive, upholds diversity, and doesn’t discriminate.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 25, 2017

Does the Fertility Clinic Illustration Disprove the Value of Human Embryos?

A fire breaks out in a fertility clinic. You have the choice of saving one two-year-old or 1,000 embryos. Which do you save, and what does that prove?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | October 19, 2017

Concerns about Medical Treatments for Children with Gender Dysphoria

A pediatrician, an endocrinologist, and a psychiatrist explain their concerns about the medical treatments being given to children with gender dysphoria.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | October 17, 2017