All the major religions are opposed to euthanasia (in their official statements at least), but why is this?The most basic religious attitude is one that seeks to preserve the affirmation of life, and it is very fearful of anything which might undermine that. But against this is the seeming negation of the religious and moral decree of compassion and care, by increasing the amount pain and suffering a terminally ill person will have to undergo in a sustained or extended life.How do the major religions stand on these issues and what help can it offer us in contemplating this political hot potato?moreless
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