Choosing Life When Life Is Not a Choice

By Michael Z. Cahana

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), October 2003

In this column, part of the Sigi Ziering series on the ethics of leadership, the author discusses bioethics and Jewish values. Judaism tells us to choose life, but the path to that choice is not always direct. We pray that our death will reflect the values we have chosen throughout our lives.

Topic: Morality, Bioethics, Ethics, Death and Mourning, Medical Care, Values

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.34/no.604

Page Number(s): 16

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Cahana, Michael Z. Choosing Life When Life Is Not a Choice. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). October 2003: 16.


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