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Thoughts on Ecology, Human Dignity and the Danger of Technocracy
Interview with Fr. Joseph Tham, LC, MD, PhD, Dean of the School of Bioethics of the Regina Apostolorum Pontifical University. Q: What is your impression of the latest encyclical by Pope Francis on the environment? The long expected encyclical Laudato si has generated much interest in the press recently. In ...read more
Articles from section "Bioethics"
On Saturday, Benedict XVI addressed participants from a meeting of the Christian/Centrist Democrat international organization’s Executive Committee, which took place on Friday in Rome. He …read more
By Junno Arocho A grassroots movement started by several Catholic women has formed in New Orleans in response to what the women say is an infringement on their religious freedom. The protest …read more
Advocates of abortion often insist that it needs to be legal and readily available so as to reduce health risks for women. Some recent studies show, however, that abortion brings with it …read more
Catholic bioethics is not a list of rules, just as Christianity itself is not a list of rules. Rather, bioethics is a roadmap to help us fulfill our vocation to become other Christs. This is …read more
On August 28 the European Court of Human Rights declared that access to pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) must be allowed. The court decision dealt with Law 40/2004 on assisted …read more