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2. Prayer Journal
Title: Dying with Dignity
- Summarize the article in five bullet points. Make sure you write in full sentences.
- Do you think that "access to doctor assisted dying [should] be made readily accessible at publically funded health-care institutions and not just be limited to the terminally ill"? Explain your answer. (3 marks)
- What might legalization of assisted suicide mean for those who are dying, elderly, handicapped and mentally ill? Do you think they may be urged to consider suicide as an option, with legalization of physician-assisted suicide? (3 marks)
- Can the Sisters of Charity teach us anything about dying with dignity? How did they view those who were dying? (2 marks)