Grand Canyon University Death and Dying Case Study Discussion

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The practice of health care providers at all levels brings you into contact with people from a variety of faiths. This calls for knowledge and understanding of a diversity of faith expressions; for the purpose of this course, the focus will be on the Christian worldview.

Based on "Case Study: End of Life Decisions," the Christian worldview, and the worldview questions presented in the required topic study materials you will complete an ethical analysis of George's situation and his decision from the perspective of the Christian worldview.

Provide a 1,500-2,000-word ethical analysis while answering the following questions:

  1. How would George interpret his suffering in light of the Christian narrative, with an emphasis on the fallenness of the world?
  2. How would George interpret his suffering in light of the Christian narrative, with an emphasis on the hope of resurrection?
  3. As George contemplates life with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), how would the Christian worldview inform his view about the value of his life as a person?
  4. What sorts of values and considerations would the Christian worldview focus on in deliberating about whether or not George should opt for euthanasia?
  5. Given the above, what options would be morally justified in the Christian worldview for George and why?
  6. Based on your worldview, what decision would you make if you were in George's situation?

Remember to support your responses with the topic study materials.

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School: Boston College

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Case Study: End of Life Decisions ‘The Christian Worldview’
Introduction
1. How would George interpret his suffering in light of the Christian narrative, with an
emphasis on the fallenness of the world?
2. How would George Interpret his Suffering in Light of the Christian Narrative, with an
Emphasis on the Hope of Resurrection?
3. As George contemplates life with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), how would the
Christian worldview inform his view about the value of his life as a person?
4. What Sorts of Values and Considerations would the Christian Worldview Focus on in
Deliberating about whether or not George should opt for Euthanasia?
5. Given the above, what Options would be Morally Justified in the Christian Worldview for
George and why?
6. Based on your Worldview, what Decision would you make if you were in George's
Situation?
Conclusion


Running head: CASE STUDY: END OF LIFE DECISIONS

Case Study: End of Life Decisions ‘The Christian Worldview’
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CASE STUDY: END OF LIFE DECISIONS

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Introduction
Patients’ throughout the world needs a good understanding of diverse faith
expressions by the healthcare providers as they handle people with diverse spiritual beliefs.
According to Friedman and James (2008), the stages of dying and grief are skeptical and need
good understanding and support for the victim. Focusing on the case study of ‘end of life
decisions’ about George, a patient diagnosed with ALS, the paper will provide an ethical
analysis of the decisions of George during this period from the perspective of the Christian
worldview. This will help in analyzing a deep interpretation of the emphasis of the fall down
of the world and the hope of resurrection in the Christian religion. Therefore, the paper will
focus on ethical analysis of the case study in need of answering six questions about George's
interpretation of his illness and finally present the authors' point of view on the victims'
situation.
1. How would George interpret his suffering in light of the Christian narrative, with an
emphasis on the fallenness of the world?
Regarding the Christian worldview, spirituality is always tested when a victim faces
danger or threat to thei...

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Anonymous
Thanks, good work

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