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Pope: Experimenting with life is a sin

Religion
by Courtney Crandell
Posted 11/17/14, 02:48 pm

Pope Francis reiterated his support for pro-life causes this weekend, telling an audience of 6,000 Italian Catholic doctors that playing with life is a sin. During his remarks, he called euthanasia a form of “false compassion” and also condemned abortion, in vitro fertilization, and other forms of human experimentation. 

“We are living in a time of experimentation with life. But it is a bad form of experimentation,” he said. “Playing with life … is a sin against the Creator.” 

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Midday Roundup: Brittany Maynard chooses life, for now

Newsworthy
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 10/30/14, 12:55 pm

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Joni Eareckson Tada: Suffering is sacred

Q&A | The beloved quadriplegic and disability activist takes the American church to task for trying to eliminate suffering from the Christian life
by Warren Cole Smith
Posted 10/22/14, 09:05 am

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