A Christian ethical perspective on the moral status of the human embryo

@article{Vorster2011ACE,
  title={A Christian ethical perspective on the moral status of the human embryo},
  author={J. M. Vorster},
  journal={Acta Theologica},
  year={2011},
  volume={31},
  pages={189-204}
}
This investigation focuses on the moral status of the human embryo from a Christian ethical perspective. The central theoretical argument is that the embryo has a particular standing before God and should therefore have a special standing in the eyes of human beings. The article examines three biblical concepts from the perspective of a biblical-theological hermeneutical model in order to unfold this argument. These are: the creation of the human being as a living being with the breath of God… Expand
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