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Is It Reasonable to Vote Based on “Personal Religious Views”? (Video)

Is Christian opposition to abortion based on “personal religious views” that should not affect their votes?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | July 2, 2018

The Magical Birth Canal

Many abortion advocates assert that a human isn’t valuable until he or she leaves the womb. But how does a journey down the birth canal suddenly change a non-valuable human to valuable human person?

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | June 12, 2018

Why You Need an Advance Directive

There are some important questions about future medical decisions that you need to think through now so that your care will reflect both your wishes and the truth of Christianity.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | June 8, 2018

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

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