Death, Automatically

Posted January 4, 2018 11:13 pm by John Paul Meenan, Editor

Death, Automatically

A panel of health-care providers, as the term now has it, on the radio other day was discussing euthanasia, or, again as the language goes, medical assistance in dying.  It seems even the least squeamish and scrupulous of physicians, who have suppressed the ‘do no harm’ clause in the Hippocratic oath, have a tough time of it killing patients.  That whole ‘conscience’ thing always seems to come back to haunt one, does it not?
But the Catechism said no less, that the natural moral law “even when it is rejected in its very principles…cannot be destroyed or removed from the heart

Read more ... https://catholicinsight.com/category/editors-corner/

Send this to a friend