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Miclaus Maria-Luiza

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Do you agree with euthanasia? (for humans)

I recently had an argument with 2 of my teachers on this subject. Whenever asked whether they agree with euthanasia or not they were either avoiding to answer or they were completely against it without bringing any arguments to support their opinion.
As far as I've noticed this is a very controversial and sensitive subject but I couldn't find anyone to debate it with.
Both my history and my religion teacher found their safety saying that Jesus says humans have no right to take away anyone's life but they didn't share their personal opinion.
Basically my belief is that endeed we do not have that right but in some cases,when for instance a certain person is too sick and hasn't got any chance of getting better and that person doesn't have the streght or the will to fight anymore and their desire is to die,shouldn't they be given this right?


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    May 27 2013: Euthanasia, from a religious stand, takes away God's ability for His will to be done. From a secular stand, if you believe that there is just this life and nothing after, then why not?
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      May 29 2013: I believe that there is something after,although not a "heaven" or a "hell". And maybe that certain person is going towards a better place.
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        May 29 2013: Miclaus, just to let you know where i am coming from. I am a christian of no particular denomination because there isn't one that preaches biblically in my experience, which is sad. So much dogma has turned so many potentially saved people away from Christ's teachings. Your answers should be in a wonderful book called, "The Holy Bible." Even different editions have omitted key verses. I recommend the King James Version as it is the most complete and the most universal. The others were written in order to reach a specific thinking population and segregates the rest, this is horrible and not what was intended by the original orators. We as humans do not know what is in a person's heart at the moment of death. This is why "we" are told, by the words in the bible, not to think we do and not to make decisions based upon the belief that we do.

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