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Joy and Suffering – Living with ALS

SJC-SealHere’s another excellent blog post from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine’s Theology Blog.

by Saint Joseph’s College Online Theology FacultyGrattan Brown

In January 2011, I was giving a presentation on bioethics at my parish, and just after the presentation started a man hobbled in on a cane. A few months later I was giving another presentation on the same topic, and a man entered the room in a motorized wheelchair. I puzzled for a few moments because it looked like the same man. As I continued with the presentation, I realized that it was indeed the same man. It was rather unnerving to be able-bodied, in good health, and speaking about ethical issues so closely related to the Continue reading