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Christian Bioethics: A Useful Survey

Mitchell, C. Ben, and D. Joy Riley. Christian Bioethics: A Guide for Pastors, Health Care Professionals, and Families. B&H Studies in Biblical Ethics. Daniel R. Heimbach, Series Editor. Nashville: B&H Academic, 2014. 207+xiv pages. ISBN 978-1-4336-7114-2.Christian Bioethics: A Guide for … Continue reading

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Over Time, Exercise Could Kill You

The late longevity researcher, Roy Walford, M.D., notes how such exhaustive exercises as marathon running could shorten lifespan, a matter perhaps relevant to Christian stewardship.Both animal and human studies indicate that very strenuous physical exercise (exercise to exhaustion) leads to … Continue reading

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Where Could You Affix The Warning Label For This One?

Norman Geisler and Frank Turek observe an inconsistency in U.S. lawmaking. On the one hand, use of government force to discourage smoking is deemed appropriate because studies find that smokers die, on average, seven years sooner than non-smokers. On the … Continue reading

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