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Christianity & Bioethics

Confronting Clinical Issues

by Mark W. Foreman

  • 236 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by College Press Publishing Company, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious aspects,
  • Religion - Contemporary Issues,
  • Ethics,
  • Medical,
  • Religion - Socialissues,
  • Medical ethics,
  • Religion & Spirituality / Christianity,
  • Christianity,
  • Bioethics,
  • Christian ethics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8274018M
    ISBN 100899007554
    ISBN 109780899007557

    This new series of books brings thoughtful, biblically informed perspectives to contemporary issues in bioethics. Whether exploring abortion, assisted suicide, genetic engineering, or other controversial issues in bioethics, these volumes provide principled discussion of the ethical implications of today's medical and scientific breakthroughs. We live in an age when scientific knowledge has provided human beings with an unprecedented ability to manipulate life and death. Changes in science and culture have fueled the controversies surrounding abortion, physician assisted suicide, genetic engineering, the patient doctor relationship, cloning and the allocation of health care resources, to name a :

    This work provides an evaluation of bioethical issues from the perspective of Scripture and Orthodox tradition. Beginning with a discussion of present-day bioethical dilemmas, it provides an overview of major theological themes that condition any Orthodox response to issues involving creation and termination of human life.4/5(13). In the face of rapid advances in medical research and treatment, bioethics has become a serious social concern. Originally published in and later chosen by World magazine as one of the top books of the twentieth century, Gilbert Meilaender's Bioethics covers a wide range of pressing bioethical issues and offers discerning guidance on how Christians ought to think Brand: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.

    Book Reviews The Foundations of Christian Bioethics, by H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr., Lisse: Swets and Zeitlinger Publishers. Bioethical controversies, such as abortion, cloning, and health care resource allocation show that there are always different accounts of the moral life. Christian bioethics is of utmost importance as the field of medicine explodes into the future. However, it must be studied with integrity, clarity of facts, great knowledge of the subject matter and most of all, seeking to bring Christ and seeing Christ in those we serve-the patient ("As much as you have done unto one of these, you have done 2/5(1).


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The book does provide also a historical context as to how we arrived at the present position that is commonly held in secular and Christian society. the glossary is also very helpful. if you're looking for a bioethics survey text and this book is for you.

It is very accessible, a fast nonfiction summer read, Cited by: 3. Just about everyone will face a difficult bioethics decision at some point. In this book a theologian, ethicist, and lawyer equips Christians to make such decisions based on biblical truth, wisdom, and virtue. Though a relatively new discipline, bioethics has generated extraordinary interest due to a number of socially pressing by: 7.

Medical technology and new treatments are being discovered and promoted at a much faster rate than our ability to reflect on their ethical, social, legal, and religious a result people are often unprepared to answer the difficult questions that confront them today:Is Price: $ Christian Bioethics is a guidebook for pastors, health care professionals and families―anyone facing difficult decisions about health care.

Read more Read less click to open popover/5(21). Sooner or later, Christianity & Bioethics book will find yourself making medical choices that have faith implications. This book will help you begin the process of determining what you believe God would want you to do in the face of these challenging situations.

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Foreman for up to 90% off at Edition: Bioethics and the Christian Life In this book a theologian, ethicist, and lawyer equips Christians to make such decisions based on biblical truth, wisdom, and virtue. Though a relatively new discipline, bioethics has generated extraordinary interest 4/5.

The book's title is misleading. This book in fact constitutes a lengthy though rather unsystematic primer on the basics of Orthodox Christian doctrine, with some emphasis on matters related to sexual ethics. Prof. Engelhardt is obviously very intelligent, and there's lots of information in the book, most of it (insofar as I'm able to judge) by: In this book a theologian, ethicist, and lawyer equips Christians to make such decisions based on biblical truth, wisdom, and virtue.

Though a relatively new discipline, bioethics has generated extraordinary interest due to a number of socially pressing issues. Christian Bioethics is a non-ecumenical, interdenominational journal, exploring the content-full commitments of the Christian faiths with regard to the meaning of human life, sexuality, suffering, illness, and death within.

Christian Bioethics was written to provide guidance for pastors, health care professionals and families. Ben Mitchell, PhD, and D.

Joy Riley, MD conduct a dialogue on a range of topics. Modern medicine poses ethical dilemmas for Christians. Controversial issues like abortion, euthanasia, in vitro fertilization, 4/5. This book does a terrific job of explaining ethical dilemmas and various theories for solving supposed ethical conflicts.

The Moral Quest: Foundations of Christian Ethics by Stanley Grenz. This is probably my favorite ethics text because it explains both the history of ancient approaches to ethics as well as introducing readers to the various.

In the face of rapid advances in medical research and treatment, bioethics has become a serious social concern. Originally published in and later chosen by World magazine as one of the top books of the twentieth century, Gilbert Meilaender s Bioethics covers a wide range of pressing bioethical issues and offers discerning guidance on how Cited by: Christianity & Bioethics: Confronting Clinical Issues by Foreman, Mark W.

and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at MHSc in Bioethics at the University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics.

I have completed the first year of the two-year program. As I study ethics, practice rural medicine, and follow Christ, I struggle to put it all together.

We'll start with a Christian critique of principlism and end with pleas for pluralism and Size: KB. CHRISTIANITY, BIOETHICS IN••• As western culture moves ever deeper into the period characterized in the mid-twentieth century by historian Christopher Dawson as "secularized Christendom, " the emerging interdisciplinary field that since has gone by the name bioethics can be understood only as a microcosm of the whole.

In certain defining respects the. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Modern medicine in a moral fog --The second civil war: abortion --A good death: euthanasia --Death with dignity: physician-assisted suicide --From cradle to coffin: imperiled newborns --Made, not begotten: genetic Titles: Christianity and bioethics.

This volume addresses the morality at the foundations of Christian bioethics. Drawing on the Christianity of the first millennium, Engelhardt provides the ontological and epistemological foundations for a Christian bioethics that can remedy the onesidedness of a secular bioethics/5.

Christian Bioethics is a non-ecumenical, interdenominational journal, exploring the content-full commitments of the Christian faiths with regard to the meaning of human life, sexuality, suffering, illness, and death within the context of medicine and health care.

Christian Bioethics seeks not to gloss over the differences among the Christian faiths, but rather to underscore the content-full. Top Twelve Bioethics Books Today more than ever those concerned about the meaning of personhood and the dignity of human life need to be aware of the many developments in medicine, biotechnology, the life sciences, and the ethical dilemmas associated with them.A point very nicely made by Nigel Cameron early in the development of a renewed Christian bioethics.

See "The Christian Stake in Bioethics," in John F. Kilner etBioethics and the Future of Medicine (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, ), ch. Some of the key works, in the order of their publication: David H.

Kelsey, The Uses of Scripture in Recent Theology (Philadelphia: .Christian Bioethics is a non-ecumenical, interdenominational Journal, exploring the content-full commitments of the Christian faiths with regard to the meaning of human life, sexuality, suffering, illness, and death within the context of medicine and health care.