in February 1997 Scottish geneticists successfully cloned a sheep named Dolly. This was a milestone in modern biotechnology. This article attempts to react to the ethical aspects of cloning from a Christian perspective. The argument of this essay is that Christians ought to encourage a moratorium on human cloning because there do not appear to be any motives or reasons for cloning that are in harmony with God's design for human existence.
This article looks at gestational surrogacy as a possible method for surrogate motherhood for couples struggling with infertility. This ethics of this option must be analyzed in relation to the use of technology, the commodification of human life, the dignity of the human person, and the inherent limitations of human ability and freedom.