Reliogious teachings on Death

Death

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Religious teachings on life support

Christianity

  • The Santity Of life- All life is sacred as it is given by god.
  • Your body is a temple of the holy spirit.
  • The Church Of England promotes the idea of dying with dignity. (Letting the person die natrually.)
  • Love thy neighbour

Hinduism

  • Brahman (god) decides the time of death- which means you should'nt prolong it with life support.
  • However, respect for life may justify lif support,
  • Effects of KARMA need to be considered. (Will the person be punished for being but on life support.
 
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