Christian Medical Comment
Friday, 26 January 2018
Baroness O’Loan’s Conscientious Objection (Medical Activities) Bill deserves our full support
As Christians, we are called to respect the governing authorities as they are instituted by God himself (Romans 13:1,2). But are there li...
Sunday, 21 January 2018
My big 60th birthday challenge - running the London Marathon for Sightsavers
I'm running the London Marathon on 22 April this year for Sightsavers because they excel in preventing and treating blindness. ...
Wednesday, 17 January 2018
Conway assisted suicide case – autonomy is not absolute and this latest appeal should be dismissed
Watch my previous Sky News interview on the Conway case here and listen to my radio interviews on BBC Shropshire and Coventry . A ...
Friday, 12 January 2018
A Christian framework for medical ethical decision-making
How should Christians make ethical decisions? Should we use secular decision-making systems that are deontological (rule-based) or conseq...
Saturday, 6 January 2018
Some Big Public Policy Challenges in Bioethics we can expect in 2018
As we look forward to the challenges that 2018 will bring I am struggling to think of a time when we have faced more major public policy ...
Thursday, 28 December 2017
Supreme Court to rule on whether doctors can remove food and fluids from brain-damaged patients without going to court
Should doctors be able to withdraw food and fluids from severely brain-damaged patients who are not imminently dying? And if so, in what ...
Wednesday, 1 November 2017
The Reformation and Medicine - My lecture to commemorate the 500th anniversary
This is the text of the talk I gave at the Guildhall, Guildford on Wednesday 1 November 2017 as part of an eight-lecture series to mark t...
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