The Gospel of Life A Symposium

Dulles, Avery; Hittinger, Russell; Doerflinger, Richard M.; George, Robert P.
October 1995
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1995, Issue 56, p32
Discusses the papal encyclical Evangelium Vitae issued by Pope John Paul II in March 1995. Issues arising from the Pope's propositions on capital punishment, abortion and euthanasia, cited by author Avery Dulles; Other issues in medical ethics that implicate the value and dignity of human life in the article according to Richard M. Doerflinger, associate director for policy development at the National Conference of Catholic Bishops; Injustice suffered by the unborn due to laws permitting and funding abortion according to Robert P. George, a politics professor at Princeton University.


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