Bioethics

2021 Life Conference: What the HEK? Controversy over the Development of COVID-19 Vaccines from Aborted Fetal Cells

2021 Life Conference: What the HEK? Controversy over the Development of COVID-19 Vaccines from Aborted Fetal Cells

As time goes by, more people will be offered the opportunity to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. Protecting yourself, family members, ...
2021 Life Conference: Concepción

2021 Life Conference: Concepción

En primer lugar, este estudio define la concepción desde un punto de vista bíblico, colocándola en su contexto creacional y redentor ...
2021 Life Conference: A Person’s a Person-Remembering Back to Our Childhood

2021 Life Conference: A Person’s a Person-Remembering Back to Our Childhood

Using captivating full-color, three-dimensional computer animation, we’ll explore the biological science of how God knits human beings ...
Wonder & Elegance

Wonder & Elegance

From the 2013 issue of The Lutheran Witness
What Are We To Do With Embryos?

What Are We To Do With Embryos?

The best solution to leftover embryos is not to create them to begin with, but it remains that they are made and exist in great ...
A Small Catechism on Human Life (Russian translation for youth)

A Small Catechism on Human Life (Russian translation for youth)

This book examines abortion, bioethics, end-of-life and sexuality issues through the Biblical eyeglasses of Luther's Small Catechism. ...
A Small Catechism on Human Life (Russian translation)

A Small Catechism on Human Life (Russian translation)

This book examines abortion, bioethics, end-of-life and sexuality issues through the Biblical eyeglasses of Luther's Small Catechism.
What Is a Stem Cell?

What Is a Stem Cell?

Are we to consider the human body divorced from what it means to be a human being? Is the human body merely the sum total of its ...
What Child Is This?

What Child Is This?

This is an edited and adapted version of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Commission on Theology and Church Relations report on “Marriage, Family and Human Cloning.” It speaks not only of cloning but also briefly touches on artificial insemination, surrogacy, and in vitro fertilization.
What Can We Say That Is Lutheran in Bioethics?

What Can We Say That Is Lutheran in Bioethics?

A Lutheran response to issues in bioethics is always one of Law and Gospel. Law is necessary to constrain the weak from outward sin, ...
Transhumanism: Humans Without Bodies

Transhumanism: Humans Without Bodies

Transhumanism puts faith in technology and holds onto the hope that humans can conquer death and become immortal without God.
The Child As a Gift of God

The Child As a Gift of God

Commended by the 2019 LCMS convention, this paper examines the many subtle ways that American culture rejects life as a fundamental ...