Disciples: Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times
End-of-life issues touch the depths of our being, stir the emotions, and raise profound questions. They call for careful moral reasoning. This article looks to Scripture and Tradition for guidance and wisdom in making these moral decisions. It also considers advance directives (a living will or healthcare power of attorney).
A brief but accurate look at the challenging questions surrounding end-of-life medical and moral issues. Pays attention to the social dimensions of what seem to be very private decisions and offers nuanced responses.