Medical Ethics


April 13, 2009

"And God blessed them, and God said unto them, 'Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.'" (Genesis 1:28)

Surely having children is a blessing and a joy. Yet this passage from Genesis tells us that we are to have them, not just for our own delight, but also to assist in the...

May 20, 2008

Some British religious leaders have criticized a new law that will allow scientists to conduct research on diseases such as Altzheimers and Parkinsons by using hybrid embryos that combine human and animal DNA, after the U.K. parliament rejected a ban on such a procedure.