A Religious and Philosophical Defense of Personhood

A Biblical Understanding of Personhood Based on Genesis 2:7
by John Roskoski PhD

At the core of the issues regarding the decisions to terminate life, whether in the unborn or terminally diagnosed, is the issue of “personhood”. The decisions are often troubling and the overall issue has generated much confusion for caregivers and an array of philosophical positions. A source of this confusion and philosophical debate is the lack of a precise definition of “personhood”. This lack of precision often leads to conflicting arguments and extreme rhetoric from opposing sides and, thereby, deters meaningful dialogue and practical application.

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2 comments

  1. Thank you- sorry for the delay in responding- and look for more of this type of article from me in the near future

    John

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