For it is God who works in you to will and to act according to his good purpose. - Philippians 2:13

Health Issues / Organ Donation

Q&A on Life Support
QUESTION: What does the Bible say aboutkeeping someone on life support if they are seriously injured in an accident? I know that the Bible says to preserve human life so I am guessing...
November 22nd, 2013
I Know the Plans I Have for You - Cassie Husby's Journey
UPDATE: On November 18, 2013, Cassie Husby received "the call" and surgeons performed a double-lung transplant. We thank the LORD of Life for this gift! Pills. Oxygen. Nebulizer...
November 21st, 2013
The Conscience Side of Life
Simply speaking, Christian Life Resources divides its work into two areas – service and conscience. The service area involves the work we do in our counseling centers, the presentations...
January 9th, 2012
Dead Enough? - A Look at Hastening Death and Organ Harvesting
A San Francisco surgeon named Hootan Roozrokh has been indicted for attempting to hasten the death of Ruben Navarro in order to harvest his organs. According to authorities, Roozrokh...
October 10th, 2007
PRESS RELEASE: 'AMA passes new policy to help increase organ donations'
Chicago The American Medical Association adopted new policy today at its annual policy-making meeting to increase life-saving organ donations and to ensure that these donations are...
June 21st, 2005
Pre-Implantation Test Still Leads to Death
The Journal of the American Medical Association reports that researchers have successfully demonstrated the ability to determine if an embryo produced by in-vitro fertilization is free...
October 1st, 2004
Genetic Counseling Pose New Challenges for Clergy
By the year 2001, scientists expect to complete mapping the human genetic blueprint. As each gene is identified, some day there is likely to be a commercial blood test to learn whether...
October 1st, 2004
Interview with the United Network for Organ Sharing
QUESTION: How many people are waiting for an organ transplant in the United States of America?ANSWER: Currently, there are 65,000 people who are waiting for an organ transplant in the...
October 1st, 2004
Genome Projections: Breakthrough Sparks Ethical Concerns
Could the human genome mean future shock?The promise of human genetic research is so great "that the unethical thing would be to slow it down," Dr. Frances Collins, head of the National...
October 1st, 2004
What the Bible Says About Organ Transplants
In this era of rapidly advancing health care technology, on a daily basis Christian nurses are confronted with critical issues that result in questions and doubt concerning the relationship...
October 1st, 2004

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