Euthanasia is on the rise in Belgium, and around the world, prompting a Catholic charity to terminate the sufferer in order to eradicate suffering.
Slippery slopes really do exist. When a Catholic institution opens its doors to the forced exit of euthanasia, we know just how far down the greased pole we have dropped. Our culture’s moral trajectory toward legalized murder has accelerated faster than we imagined, and the Brothers of Charity Group in Belgium offers insight into the pace of descent.
From its beginning, Christianity has championed the inviolability of life as an absolute, not simply one nice thought among others.