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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

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

Abortion and Homicide (Video)

Greg explains how those with a pro-life view are more in line with the laws of California and other states than many may think.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | May 22, 2017

When Does Life Begin?

Scientists have discovered in a recent study that it isn’t the mother’s body directing embryonic activity; the embryo determines that itself.

Blog Post | Science | Melinda Penner | January 25, 2017

Soundbite of the Week: Lethal Force to Protect Born Children but Not Unborn?

Greg answers a caller's question on why it's morally permissible to protect a born child using lethal force, but it's not morally permissible to protect an unborn child using lethal force.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | November 7, 2016

Why Abortion Is Unjust Discrimination

Our new motion graphic video on the S.L.E.D. test explains why no human being—regardless of size, race, sex, etc.—should be excluded from the community of human persons. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Melinda Penner | October 28, 2015

Is It Moral to Vaccinate Your Child? (Video)

Greg addresses some concerns one might have regarding vaccinations. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | April 27, 2015

End of Life Care Includes Euthanasia in Quebec

Wesley J. Smith reports that Quebec has created a new right – the right to be euthanized with the help of a medical professional. Positive rights such as this law create obligations on others. In this case, every institution that provides medical and nursing care in the province is required to find a medical person to administer aid in dying.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Melinda Penner | June 13, 2014

Ethical Stem Cell Therapies Are the Successful Therapies

Christianity Today reports: [Scientists] have learned how to reprogram adult cells so that they can do many things an embryonic cell can do. No human embryos are destroyed in the process. Along the way, embryonic stem cells—just a decade ago hailed as the future of medicine—have largely been bypassed. Some researchers still use them, but for now, the future belongs to adult stem cells and iPS cells, which are adult cells genetically reprogrammed to express specific genes.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Melinda Penner | December 10, 2013