Ethics: Aid in Dying

The root theological problem is that “aid in dying” misconceives our life as something we own. But in fact my life is not my possession. My life is a gift; I am a steward of that gift, not an owner; and I am responsible for my stewardship.

Synod Opposes Euthanasia

The Anglican Church of Australia's General Synod has unanimously denounced efforts to legalize physician-assisted dying.

No to Suicide

Three members of a New Zealand bioethics council oppose a law permitting euthanasia.

Assisted Suicide Perishes

Faith groups help persuade the House of Commons to reject a well-funded campaign for assisted suicide.

Parliament Debates Euthanasia

Church representatives have released statements opposing a bill that would make physician-assisted suicide legal.