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CLIP 433

Christian views on euthanasia

Christian views on euthanasia
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Key Info
  • Christian views on euthanasia
  • Duration: 05:52
  • We hear from two Christians with opposing views on euthanasia. Both views are backed up by interpretations of Biblical references and situations. Issues raised include Christian views on suffering, interpreting the Bible and arguments for and against legalising euthanasia.
  • Subject:

    Religious Education

       Topic:

    Matters of Life and Death

  • Keywords: euthanasia, Christian, assisted suicide, suffering, interpretation
Ideas for use in class
  • Students could note down the main arguments put forward. Which is the most convincing, and why? Using the quotations at the beginning, how do you think each party would interpret these in support of their own viewpoint? What examples of Christs' teachings does each party use to back up their own views? Debate/discuss the impact of legalising euthanasia.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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