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RS ­ Medical Ethics ­ Answers
1. Sanctity of Life refers to the belief that human life is sacred and as such it is special:
Life is sacred
Only God can choose when life ends
Life should be protected
Life is God given
All life deserves respect
2. For Christians,…

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However, the Catholic Church will accept abortion in the case of double effect, whereby your intention was to save the
mother's life: the double effect was terminating the pregnancy.
It is more agape to allow everyone the chance at life.
Church of England: Abortion is an evil to be avoided…

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Euthanasia allows people to die with dignity. They do not have to face dreadful debilitating illnesses that dehumanise us.
Euthanasia can help to shorten the grief and suffering of the patient's loved ones
Euthanasia can be the most loving action, and the best way of putting Christian love into practise.…


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