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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"
Does induced abortion increase a woman's risk of mental health problems? The question has been asked continually over the past several decades with dozens of studies indicating a positive …read more
By Jaime Septien Latin America -- referred to by popes as the continent of hope -- is facing more and more of the bioethical challenges confronting its northern neighbors, including the …read more
Here is a question on bioethics asked by a ZENIT reader and answered by the fellows of the Culture of Life Foundation. Q: Prior to "Humanae Vitae," was the idea of "proportional morality" ever …read more
Germany's bishops responded to the July 7 government go-ahead for Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis with a reminder that the selection of a "healthy" embryo always entails the rejection of …read more