Reverence for Life Issue & Research

Step 1: Choose a Reverence for Life issue from the following:

  • Euthanasia
  • Capital Punishment

Step 2: Research the following:-

  • Define the terms- ‘Reverence’ and Human Dignity’
  • Define your chosen issue
  • Outline why this issue is unethical (i.e. what is morally wrong with it?)
  • Outline TWO arguments ‘FOR’ and  ‘AGAINST’ related to the issue.
  • Locate TWO quotes from Scripture, that supports the Catholic Church’s stance/teaching on this issue
  • Locate TWO Church Teachings from Encyclicals AND/OR the Catechism

Top quality information tools

Helpful Resources

Use our Oliver library catalogue to download a copy of the issues in society books – Death penalty,  and Voluntary Euthanasia.

Use the Oakhill College Digital library using Explora and Spinney Press, Britannica and the Issues data base for quality current information