Euthanasia

In this lesson, we will look at religious views on euthanasia. We will explore reasons for Euthanasia, the law on Euthanasia, Christian views (situation ethics, sanctity of life), Islamic views (Command not to kill, predestination) and non-religious views (utilitarianism).

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which group below usually believe that life begins at conception?

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Q2.Which ethical theory is based on the principle of doing the most loving thing?

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Q3.What view are Muslims most likely to have about abortion?

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Q4.Which of the circumstances below is NOT one in which a woman can have an abortion after 24 weeks?

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Q5.Which of the options below is NOT thought of as a potential time at which life begins?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which group below usually believe that life begins at conception?

1/5

Q2.Which ethical theory is based on the principle of doing the most loving thing?

2/5

Q3.What view are Muslims most likely to have about abortion?

3/5

Q4.Which of the circumstances below is NOT one in which a woman can have an abortion after 24 weeks?

4/5

Q5.Which of the options below is NOT thought of as a potential time at which life begins?

5/5

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Euthanasia (Christian and Islamic responses)

Well done for all your work in this lesson. We have covered lots of different views - make sure you remember which view comes from which group! Now complete the quiz below.

Q1.Which of the groups below is usually against euthanasia due to the belief in predestination?

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Q2.Which definition below best fits with the term 'euthanasia'?

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Q3.Which of the reasons below is not generally accepted as a reason for a person to be euthanised?

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Q4.Which of the ethical theories below is most likely to be followed by Muslims?

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Q5.Which of the ethical theories below is most likely to be followed by Roman Catholics?

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Euthanasia (Christian and Islamic responses)

Well done for all your work in this lesson. We have covered lots of different views - make sure you remember which view comes from which group! Now complete the quiz below.

Q1.Which of the groups below is usually against euthanasia due to the belief in predestination?

1/5

Q2.Which definition below best fits with the term 'euthanasia'?

2/5

Q3.Which of the reasons below is not generally accepted as a reason for a person to be euthanised?

3/5

Q4.Which of the ethical theories below is most likely to be followed by Muslims?

4/5

Q5.Which of the ethical theories below is most likely to be followed by Roman Catholics?

5/5

Lesson summary: Euthanasia

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