Educational Programs

If you are interested in having these courses offered at your parish, please contact our office at 713-741-8728.

   

 "God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them" Genesis 1:27

 

Catholic Bioethics

This is a three module series that focuses on common medical and ethical issues arising at the beginning of life, at the end of life, and in health care.

Module 1: Beginning of Life Issues

Session Topics: Moral Decisions, Ethics of Marriage & Sexuality, Contraception and Assisted Reproductive Technologies, Questions of Personhood, Maternal Health & Ethical Health during Pregnancy, Prenatal Testing & Diagnosis, Emergency Contraception, Egg Donation, & Embryo Adoption

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Module 2: End of Life Issues NOW ONLINE
Offered in collaboration with Christ the Redeemer parish

Session Topics: Dignity and Illness,  Assisted Suicide, Advanced Directives & DNR (Do-Not-Resuscitate) orders,  Ordinary & Extraordinary Care and Ethics of Palliative Care 

4 Online Sessions

Date: Tuesdays, February 16, 23, March 2, & 9, 2021

Time: noon-1:30pm

Cost: $30

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Module 3: Health Care Ethics & Experimentation 
NOW ONLINE

Session Topics: Ethical questions arising throughout the life cycle including organ donation, vaccine origin and use, cooperation with evil, human experimentation (with focus on cross-sex hormones), the nature of the patient provider relationship and much more. 

4 Online Sessions

Date: Saturdays, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, 2021

Time: 10:30am-noon

Cost: $30

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