To Live Each Day with Dignity: A Statement on Physician-Assisted Suicide
- United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (June 2011)
Congregation For The Doctrine Of The Faith:
Responses To Certain Questions Of The United States Conference Of
Catholic Bishops Concerning
Artificial Nutrition And Hydration |
Q and A on Euthanasia
The case of Terri Schindler-Schiavo
Will to Live, Not Living Will -
Order the Will to Live at
Force on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide is one of the world's
leading organizations in this field.
Bishops Website: Euthanasia
Of John Paul II To Participants In The International Congress On
"Life-Sustaining Treatments And Vegetative State: Scientific Advances
And Ethical Dilemmas" (March 20, 2004)
Declaration on Euthanasia
Iura et Bona (Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, May 5, 1980)
Statement on Euthanasia (Administrative Committee, National
Conference of Catholic Bishops, 1991).
Nutrition and Hydration NCCB Committee for Pro-Life
Activities (April, 1992)
Finding Meaning Amid My
Disabilities - An Interview with Robert Provan
Talk by Fr. Frank Pavone on
"The Right to Die."
Homily by Fr. Frank Pavone on Dangers of Euthanasia and Living Wills
Help in Dying: Column by Fr. Frank Pavone
"Always to Care, Never to Kill": A Joint
Statement of Scholars on Euthanasia
Little Sisters of the Poor
Respond to European Parliament Measure
|An excellent recent book is Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia: Past
& Present by Dr. J.C.Willke, MD et al. (1998) available from Hayes
Publishing Co., 6304 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45224.
Euthanasia: False Light - This 15-minute video contains
moving testimony both from medical experts and people who resisted the
false solution of euthanasia. Find at
Iaeft, PO Box 760, Steubenville, OH 43952.
Final Blessing a one-hour video and discussion guide on the
spiritual dimension of terminal illness, can be found at the USCCB website.
"Freedom to Die"
Brief Reflections on Euthanasia
Third Sermon of Bishop
Clemens von Galen, August 3, 1941, condemning "Mercy Killing"
Glucksberg v. Washington (9th Circuit
decision - Full text)
Catholic Bioethics Center provides an opportunity on their website
for visitors to request an expert consultation on difficult end-of-life
National Association of Pro-Life Nurses:
Living Wills are Not the Answer