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1. What is the slippery slope argument (Euthanasia)?

  • The belief that human life must be prolonged
  • If Euthanasia is made legal, people will accept it and it may be misused (eg to kill all the elderly)
  • Legalising Euthanasia would allow the terminally ill to decide about their fate
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2. What is a Hippocratic oath?

  • An oath that is taken by a priest when they join the church
  • An oath taken when a Buddhist becomes a member of the Sangha
  • A promise doctors take to preserve life at all costs
  • A promise to preserve life at all costs taken by all Chritians

3. do Catholics disagree with IVF, and why.

  • No, because Jesus showed compassion and IVF shows compassion too
  • No, because every couple has a right to a child
  • Yes, because they belief life begins at conception, so wasted embryos are killed
  • Yes, because the child is not blessed by God

4. Where is free will mentioned in the Bible

  • Matthew
  • Corinthians
  • Genesis 2
  • Genesis 1

5. What is the line from Psalm 139 that talks about God making a foetus?

  • For thou aret my maker
  • For thou didst form my inward parts
  • For thou are my mother, my father and my brother
  • For thou that made me when I was begun


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