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PROPORTIONAL MORALITY/ETHICS CAN MAKE IT EASY TO JUSTIFY REMOVAL OF LIFE-SUSTAINING NUTRITION AND HYDRATION

!!!!   Distinction without a difference? Guidance from the NCBC Posted on 06/21/2015 THE BELBURY REVIEW Last month the National Catholic Bioethics Center posted an article that was meant to guide Catholic clinicians on what to do when a patient … Continue reading

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THE FACTS OF LIFE: A CASE HISTORY

!!!! FROM A READER OF THE ABYSSUM BLOG Oh, Bishop Gracida, if you only knew what we lay people are facing in the hospitals of the U.S. today, in nursing homes, at home with hospices that are not pro-life, when … Continue reading

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SOME IMPORTANT THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT PALLIATIVE CARE

!!!!   POLST facilitators pressure the elderly   http://www.lifetree.org/newsletter/index.html Today’s ‘palliative care’ disrespects the natural law By Elizabeth D. Wickham, PhD [Originally published by American Life League in Celebrate Life, September/October 2012. Reproduced with permission.] The natural law tells us … Continue reading

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IF IT IS THURSDAY, WE MUST BE IN BELGIUM, BUT WAIT, BELGIUM IS COMING TO AMERICA

!!!! Wesley J. Smith Belgian Medical Group Gives Doctors Permission to Euthanize Patients Without Consent by Wesley J. Smith | Brussels, Belgium | LifeNews.com | 4/10/14 The Journal of Critical Care Medicine has published a statement by the Belgian Society … Continue reading

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A FEW CHRISTMAS THOUGHTS FROM A CATHOLIC PRIEST OF THE DIOCESE OF CORPUS CHRISTI

!!!! During my year as a hospital chaplain at a “Christian” hospital, I was reminded of something every day and every night. My fellow Protestant Chaplain Coworkers, and I, were not encouraged to talk about Jesus or God in our … Continue reading

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ONE OF THE SCARY SIGNS OF OUR TIMES: REPACKAGING DEATH AS LIFE

!!!! TRANSFORMING TRADITIONAL CARE TO PALLIATIVE CARE — REPACKAGING DEATH AS LIFE LifeTree <lifetreemail@yahoo.com> Sat, Nov 16, 2013 at 1:35 PM Feast of St. Gertrude, 2013 Dear all, Last weekend the Pro-Life Healthcare Alliance and Illinois Right to Life sponsored … Continue reading

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OBAMACARE IS TO EUTHANASIA WHAT ROE v WADE WAS TO ABORTION

!!!! Mercury inventing the caduceus . . . ObamaCare is to Euthanasia   What Roe v. Wade was to Abortion By Dr. Brian J. Kopp http://www.prolifehealthcare.org/newsletters.html When Roe v. Wade was decided in 1973, we were caught off guard. We … Continue reading

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IS PALLIATIVE CARE BECOMING SYNONYMOUS WITH PASSIVE EUTHANASIA?

!!!! George Washington on his death bed.   Palliative Care: A Unique Insider’s Perspective. By Father Angelo As the 21st century continues progress we are hearing more and more about “palliative care” here in the United States of America  I … Continue reading

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