Source: Oregon Death With Dignity Act Annual Report (Year 13)
If you viewed How to Die in Oregon? through the lens of Church teaching about physician-assisted suicide (p.a.s.), what would you see? Should society—let alone the Church—care if individuals want to end their lives in this way? vt
assess the morality of physician-assisted suicide,
consider how the Church weighs in on it, and
discuss its implications for the practice of medicine and the rights of patients.
In so doing, we’ll identify and examine “the social dimensions” of something usually considered a private choice.