Matters of life and death


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Abortion
The removal of a foetus from the womb before it can survive.
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Assisted Suicide
Providing a seriously ill person with the means to commit suicide.
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Euthanasia
The painless killing of someone dying from a painful disease.
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Immortality of the soul
The idea that the soul lives on after the death of the body.
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Near death experience (NDE)
When someone about to die has an out of body experience.
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Non-voluntary euthanasia
Ending someone's life painlessly when they are unable to ask, but you have good reason for thinking they would want you to do so.
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Paranormal
Unexplained things which are thought to have spiritual causes e.g ghosts, mediums
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Quality of life
The idea that life must have some benefits to it to be worth living.
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Reincarnation
The belief that, after death, souls are reborn in a new body.
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Resurrection
The belief that, after death, the body stays in the grave until the end of the world when it is raised.
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Sanity of life
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Providing a seriously ill person with the means to commit suicide.

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Assisted Suicide

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The painless killing of someone dying from a painful disease.

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Card 4

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The idea that the soul lives on after the death of the body.

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Card 5

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When someone about to die has an out of body experience.

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