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Euthanasia is illegal throughout the European Union.
Which of the following statements is true?
Euthanasia is the termination of a foetus.
Euthanasia is the act of bringing about an easy and gentle death.
Euthanasia is a curable disease.
When a person kills themselves this is known as:
Christian teaching is against the taking of life, which of the 10 Commandments states this?
Euthanasia goes against the idea of 'the sanctity of life'.
If large doses of painkillers are used to help a person's suffering and as a result of this they eventually die, this is known as the Law of:
Both Roman Catholics and Protestants believe doctors should use any 'extraordinary treatment' to help keep people alive beyond their natural lifespan.
Voluntary euthanasia is when a person asks someone else to help them die.
Who described our body as 'a temple of the Holy Spirit'?
The Bible states that human beings should not choose when they die.