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Ireland’s Vote to Make Abortion Legal Doesn’t Make Abortion Moral

Ireland has voted to repeal their right-to-life constitutional amendment, but making abortion legal doesn’t make it moral.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | June 6, 2018

Can Atheists Ground the Claim That Abortion Is Wrong? (Video)

If a pro-life atheist doesn’t believe in a Moral Law Giver, can their view be consistent?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 28, 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

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

A View More Troubling Than Pro-Choice

A modified pro-choice view of abortion that many politicians—and even Christians—hold is even more disturbing than the standard pro-choice view that the unborn isn’t a human being.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | June 6, 2017

The Ongoing Struggle against the Culture to Defend Intrinsic Human Value

We human beings have an astonishing ability to deceive ourselves about the value of other human beings when that deception is convenient for us.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | May 12, 2017