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What is meant by cloning?
Making an identical copy of an organism.
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State two reasons why some Christians might oppose human cloning.
The creation of identical individual raises moral issues & playing God.
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Describe 3 attitudes of some Christians towards a childless couple seeking fertility treatment.
The creation of life is to be approved and encouraged so a couple seeking fertility treatment should be encouraged and supported, some Christians see infertility as a state to be accepted rather than challenged & FT may involve destruction of embryos
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What word means ‘to take your own life’?
Suicide
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State two beliefs Christians might have about cloning.
Creating life artificially is like ‘playing God’ & It is against the idea of the sanctity of life.
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What word means ‘easy death’?
Euthanasia
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Give two reasons why Christians might be against fertility treatment.
Fertility treatment raises hopes & it may be too expensive for the couple
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State two views which Christians might hold about the use of animals in medical research.
Animals are a part of God’s creation and deserve respect & if people will benefit through the use of animals then it is right.
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State two reasons why Christians might be against suicide.
Only God has the right to take life & many Christians still take the view that as Suicide is self murder and it is therefore wrong.
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What is meant by the term ‘Abortion’?
The deliberate termination of a human pregnancy,
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