Can Cars be Moral?

Engineering the Human Race II: CRISPR Ethics

Engineering the Human Race: CRISPR

Artificial Wombs: Ethical Reflections on Babies in Bags

End of Life Decision Making

Problems Brewing for Pro-lifers in Illinois – An ethical assessment of SB 1564

Ending Piecemeal Abortion – State By State

Do Treatments for Ectopic Pregnancy Constitute Intentional Killing?

The Greatest Encyclical of St. John Paul the Great Turns 20 – Honoring Evangelium Vitae

Is It Ethical To Create Babies From Three DNA Sources? Absolutely Not

Precocious Puberty and Ethical Decision-Making

Nasal Cells, iPS Cells and Adult Stem Cells—The Advance of Regenerative Medicine

Catholic Social Teaching And My Friend Tommy

Humanae Vitae Redux

Ebola Vaccines: Who Cares About Ethics When Money Is Concerned?

Capital Punishment and Roman Catholic Moral Tradition

Amazing Robots – Can Machines be Moral?

Special Guide: Catholic Schools, Firing Policies and Teacher Misconduct

Bowe Bergdahl And The Clash Of Moral Codes

Blessed Through Hope

Thoughts on Fukuyama’s “End of History” Thesis

The Problem of Fetal Pain and Abortion

Whatever Happened to the Natural Law?

The HHS Mandate and the Problem of Assessing Material Cooperation

The Suffocation of Baby Munoz

Fundamental Questions on the Marlise Munoz Case

Some Pastoral Reflections On The Duties Of Family Planning

Euthanizing Transsexuals, Children & Alzheimer’s Patients

Veritatis Splendor Lives On: The 20th Anniversary of John Paul II’s Greatest Encyclical

Printers Aren’t Just For Homework Anymore: The Science and Ethics of Bioprinting

A Cure For Down’s Syndrome: Fact or Fantasy?

The Morality of Using Combat Drones

Human-Pig Chimeras & Liver “Buds”: ethical reflections on two recent biotechnologies

The Importance of Men Being Men

Don’t Ignore The Rats

Infanticide and the Rational Soul, Part II: Aquinas and the Immateriality of the Soul

Infanticide and the Rational Soul, Part I: Michael Tooley and the Denial of Personhood

Does Emergency Contraception Cause Early Abortions

The Rights and Wrongs of Gay Marriage

Final Day to Comment on HHS Rule

Easter Greetings!

VSED: Compliments of Compassion & Choices

Legalization of Marijuana: Some Ethical Reflections on Pot Smoking

Can Unborn Children Feel Pain

Extremes to be Avoided in End-of-Life Care

A Crisis of Masculinity

To Live or Not to Live: Our New Found Fear of Living and the Use of Living Wills

Yamanaka and iPSCs: A reply to some skeptical friends in the pro-life community

CLF’s Christian Brugger in the NCR on A Triumph for Ethical Stem Cell Research

Carrying Out End-of-Life Refusal Orders in a ‘Culture of Refusal’

Three Cheers for the CDF: A Long Overdue Admonition

Whose Conscience? Which Religion? The Enemy Is Partially Us

Round and Round She Goes: More on Abortion and Mental Health

Why Would the Leader in Embryonic Stem Cell Research Drop Out?

Birth Control for the Disabled? Caregivers Should Look at Norms for Legitimate Self-Defense

MISSISSIPPI PERSONHOOD AMENDMENT SHOULD BE SUPPORTED

Cloning Takes a Giant Step Forward: The Dubious Advance of Modern Science

The Guatemala Affair: Study Shows Ethics isn’t Always a Concern of “Pure Science”

Abortion and Mental Health: Is there Sufficient Evidence to Support a Link?

Legalizing Euthanasia by Omission – And Making It a Doctor’s Order

Is Proportionalism Reasonable? Problem Lies in Idea of Maximizing Good

Donating One’s Body to Science

Fighting to Live Versus Dying to Die: U.S. Bishops Challenge the Right-to-Die Movement

Bayer: A Trusted Name? Serious Side Effects Plague Yaz Oral Contraceptive

‘Gay Rights?’ In Defense of Rational Argument

Stem Cells and Parthenogenesis: Are Parthenotes Human Embryos?

Transplants From Murder Victims: Diverging Definitions of “Brain Death”

THE WISDOM OF LIBERAL NICENESS: Slaughter Satire

“TO BE OR NOT TO BE”: THE PERVERSE COVETING OF THE “NOT-TO-BE”

Satisfaction in the Marital Conjugal Relationship

Homologous Intrauterine Insemination: Does It Replace the Marriage Act?

More on Marriage and Contraception

Unmasking the “Ella” Masquerade: Blurring the Line Between Contraception and Abortion

Contraception and Marriage

Sterilized Couples Seeking to Marry

BIG BIOTECH MEETS THE VATICAN: A FRUITFUL UNION?

Just Cause and Natural Family Planning 2

Just Cause and Natural Family Planning

THE DEVIL MADE ME DO IT: DENYING (AGAIN) THE FACULTY OF FREE WILL

MALE INFANT CIRCUMCISION: ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS

DEATH WITH STUPIDITY: THE TORTURED REASONING OF MONTANA’S HIGH COURT

Advances in Stem Cell Research: Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells and Stem Cells Derived from…

“BIRTH CONTROL MEANS HEALTH, HAPPINESS, PERFECT CHILDREN” QUESTIONING A CULTURAL PANACEA

Denying Pro-Abortion Politicians Holy Communion: Some Considerations

COURAGIO PRO-LIFERS! – Statement of E. Christian Brugger on Election of Obama

Cloning on the International Scene: The Fate of the “United Nations Declaration on Human Cloning”

One Man’s Dying Wish—Literally a Death Wish

Stem Cell Updates

The Splendor of Truth Shines Brighter after 15 Years

Pelosi on Abortion

A Matter of Conscience

“Childless Europe,”Humanae Vitae, and Familiaris Consortio

Domestic Adoption: An Approach to the Frozen Embryo Crisis

From Changing Hearts and Minds to Changing Laws Part II

“Killing the Patient: Arguments For and Against the Personhood of the Embryo”

Bovine Frankenstein: UK and the Controversial Bioethics Law

“I am no more me today than when I was an embryo, although there is more of me today”

iPSCs Brief: Good Science, Good Morals. Spread the Word!