IVF and the Embryo

A.C. Rouco on the Status of the Embryo and IVF: “How Could a Human Individual Not Be a Human Person?”

VATICAN CITY, MARCH 17, 2003 (Zenit.org).

Assaults against the human embryo are linked to faulty notions in the realm of philosophy as well as medicine. Here, ZENIT publishes an adapted text of an address by Alfonso Carrasco Rouco, dean of the School of Theology of San Dámaso in Madrid, Spain. He delivered it during a theological videoconference on bioethics. The Feb. 28 videoconference was organized by the Vatican Congregation for the Clergy… READ FULL ARTICLE