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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

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

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

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

An Explanation of Planned Parenthood’s “3%” Statistic

Planned Parenthood’s claim that abortion makes up only 3% of their services is back in the news again. Watch this video for the context needed to understand that statistic.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | January 27, 2017

France Decides to Protect Women from Their Conscience

A French court upheld the banning of an ad meant to encourage mothers not to abort their Down syndrome children, saying it might disturb people’s consciences.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | December 16, 2016

Do People Change Their Minds about Abortion?

Do people change their minds about abortion? Some say no. They believe that people are committed to one side or the other and no one ever changes their mind. This is false. People do change their minds about abortion. Many who once identified as pro-choice now claim they are pro-life. Pro-life persuasion works. Using the right tactics is the key.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | March 30, 2016

Free 21 Days of Prayer for Life Booklet

Greg talked to John Stonestreet on yesterday’s podcast about the 21 Days of Prayer for Life booklet he co-authored with Scott Klusendorf, so I wanted to make it easy for everyone to find. It’s not just a prayer guide; it’s also a teaching tool. Here’s an explanation of its purpose from the introduction:

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | January 21, 2016

The Seventh Planned Parenthood Video: Ordinary, Everyday Evil

The latest Planned Parenthood video is so evil I’m having trouble handling it.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | August 20, 2015

Challenge Response: No Scientific Consensus on When Human Life Begins

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

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | January 15, 2015