A Penitent Blogger

Mindful of my imperfections, seeking to know Truth more deeply and to live Love more fully.

Quid sum miser tunc dicturus? Quem patronum rogaturus? Cum vix iustus sit securus?
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Friday, July 30, 2004

The Truth About Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research

"The American public needs today to have a fair and truthful understanding of the differences between ethical and unethical stem cell research. More specifically, there must be an understanding of the differences between human embryonic stern cell research, which is always gravely unethical, and stem cell research involving adult tissues and organs than can be ethically permissible. My point is to explain why human embryonic stem cell research is always and without exception intrinsically evil."

Fr. Joseph Howard, M. Div., is the director of American Life League’s American Bioethics Advisory Commission. Fr. Howard holds degrees in biological sciences and theology.