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In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF)

Christian professionals share their thoughts on IVF

What is IVF? How can it help those longing for a baby? What are the ethical issues surrounding the process? Where does life begin? Hear how two Christian professionals respond to these questions in their work.

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Having children has always been a central part of Christian marriage. The first commandment given to Adam and Eve was ‘Be fruitful and increase in number’ (Genesis 1:28) – in other words – ‘Go and have children’. For centuries all Christians believed that it was […]

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Christians believe sex is something created by God and very special within human relationships. However, the New Testament contains teaching that some people have interpreted to mean that being celibate and remaining unmarried is, in fact, the ideal state. This is based on the teaching of […]

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What are the issues surrounding the area of abortion?

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What are the issues surrounding the area of abortion?

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When does life begin? Should an embryo be seen as a person? What ethical issues surround abortion? What care is available for couples struggling with an unwanted pregnancy? Watch the Reflections Remix film to discover the view of three medical professionals on these and other […]

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Reflections

Discover what Christians believe about different issues

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In these films Christians from many different backgrounds discuss from firsthand experience key ethical issues as well as exploring what impact their views have on their own lives. The issues covered are: 1. The environment 2. Crime 3. Alcohol & Drugs 4. Ethics 5. IVF 6. […]

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Is is possible to reconcile a loving God with a sense of personal loss? What do you do with ethical questions when it personally impacts your own life and happiness? In our guest blog, ‘Mary’ shares her journey through fertility treatment. ‘I married Ian when we were […]

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The word ‘fertility’ relates to producing children. Infertility is being unable to conceive a child by natural means. Sometimes the man can’t produce sperm, or not enough sperm, or his sperm is not of a good enough quality to fertilise the egg. Sometimes the woman […]