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

NOW ONLINE offered in collaboration with Christ the Redeemer parish

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

6 Online Sessions

Date: Mondays & Wednesdays, October 5-21, 2020

Time: 7pm-8pm

Cost: $25

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Module 2: End of Life Issues  

Session Topics: Dignity and Illness, Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide, Advanced Directives & DNR (Do-Not-Resuscitate), Palliative Care, Methods of Determining Death, Nutrition & Hydration, Ordinary & Extraordinary Care, and Pain Management. 

Coming Soon

Module 3: Health Care Ethics & Experimentation 
NOW ONLINE

Session Topics: Ethical questions arising throughout the life cycle including organ donation, vaccine origin and use, the nature of the patient provider relationship and much more. 

6 Online Sessions

Date: Tuesdays & Thursdays, November 3-19, 2020

Time: 7pm-8pm

Cost: $25

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