Sanctity of Life

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The sanctity of life is when life is looked at as sacred, such as that God gave you life and it is a gift of God. Therefore saying that it is not right to take a life, using against of abortions, euthanasia, and assisted suicide. Quality of life is pro abortion, nobility and honor, roughly that doctors have accepted. The fact that people die, to me, is just the way of our life cycle. We are created, we are born, infancy, childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and then we die. Death is definitely not a pleasant topic to discuss. But that is the gratification of it at the end - Death. I do not think about death. I am certainly not avoiding it, for it is inevitable part of life. I understand what the purpose of life is, and the purpose of death. I understand we are here to survive and to live, but that are time of parting can come. I can either be demised as I am crossing the street tomorrow afternoon, or of old age in bed, as I am fast asleep. I recently learned that in Buddhism, death is not feared. According to Buddhist View on Death and Rebirth by Ven. Thich Nguyen Tang, he says, “… death is not the end of life, it is merely the end of the body we inhabit in this life, but our spirit will still remain and seek out through the need of attachment, attachment to a new body and new life”. As well in his writings, he mentions that the fear of death only holds one back in life, it retains you from fulfilling. This is merely my opinion of death. Maybe I think of death in this way because I myself have never experienced death. Although this Buddhism belief is new to me, I really believe in it. Death should not be thought about, because we will not get you anywhere. And preventing it, will stop one from having a nice fulfilled life.

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Buddhist View on Death and Rebirth by Ven. Thich Nguyen Tang;…...

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