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A Time to Live free pdf This book addresses the Christian imperative that cherishes life under all circumstances. This is about the choice of the kind of world we want to live in - Christian heritage which is likely to be squandered. Pitcher reaffirms the Christian view that death is part of life: there is a long tradition of the acceptance of suffering. By contrast, the modern alternative - right to die becomes duty to die - looks utilitarian, the culling of the weak. There are worrying implications for the provision of care - economics of suicide. Medical revolution - advances in palliative care against lack of investment. Inverse ratio in Oregon and Holland of euthanasia to palliative care. Book concludes with strong Christian celebration of all life, with death as a part of life. Empowering medical staff. Regeneration of pastoral care.

About George Pitcher

The Revd George Pitcher, an Anglican minister, is Religion Editor of Telegraph Media, and a prolific journalist. He has been Industrial Editor of The Observer and co-founded the communications consultancy Luther Pendragon.

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Author : George Pitcher
Publisher : Monarch Books
Data Published : 01 July 2010
ISBN : 1854249878
EAN : 9781854249876
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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