Subject: Bioethics

Urged On by Christ: Catholic Health Care in Tension with Contemporary Culture By Edward J. Furton
218 pages | ISBN 978-0-935372-52-6
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Urged On by Christ: Catholic Health Care in Tension with Contemporary Culture

As the largest non-profit provider of health care in the United States, the Catholic health care system often finds itself in conflict with a broader culture that does not appreciate the perennial values that gave birth to the idea of the hospital. These essays discuss the current challenges to Catholic identity and some of the moral questions that are at the root cause of that conflict.

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