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

  • 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
  • The belief that human life must be prolonged

3. What does it mean if a foetus is viable?

  • It can survive outside of the womb
  • It is wanted by the parents
  • It is ready to be born
  • When the sperm fertilises the egg

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

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

5. For which Christian denomination is conscience especially important?

  • Anglicans
  • Quakers
  • Episcopalians
  • Catholics
  • Methodists


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