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How shall we die?

helping Christians debate assisted suicide
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Abingdon Press , Nashville
Assisted suicide -- Religious aspects -- Christianity., Euthanasia -- Religious aspects -- Christianity., Right to die -- Religious aspects -- Christia
Statementedited by Sally B. Geis & Donald E. Messer.
ContributionsGeis, Sally B., 1928-, Messer, Donald E.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR726 .H68 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination201 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1012783M
ISBN 100687061407
LC Control Number96053439
OCLC/WorldCa36135874

How Shall We Die.

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“Repentance” means “to change your mind.” When we read the Word, the “old man” dies and the “new man” comes to. New Edition: With a new chapter addressing contemporary issues in end-of-life care. A runaway bestseller and National Book Award winner, Sherwin Nuland's How We Die has become the definitive text on perhaps the single most universal human concern: death.

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This is a most hated doctrine to the flesh, yet the most necessary to bear the essential fruit. (Mat) Then said Jesus unto his disciples, If any man would come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.

(25) For whosoever would save his life shall lose it: and whosoever shall lose his life for my sake shall find it. We can also have some control, at least How shall we die? book semblance of control, of how we react to it when it comes.

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Picking up John’s “shorthand notes” in 1 John 3, we shall be as holy as He is holy, as righteous as He is righteous, as pure as He is pure. Even the weakest Christian on earth will be a glorious member of what D.L. Moody called “the aristocracy of holiness.” Amazingly, we shall not feel out of place in His presence.

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