Jewish Bioethics Quiz


When Jewish thinkers consider issues like euthanasia, abortion, and organ donation, they articulate diverse positions on the relationship between Jewish law, Jewish ethics, and secular ethics. How much do you know about Jewish bioethics?

    Question 1 of 10:

    According to Jewish law, is therapeutic genetic engineering and gene manipulation sanctioned?

     It is sanctioned because it may help save lives in the future
     It is prohibited, because it does not help save lives in the present
     Is it prohibited because it is tampering with God's work
     It is sanctioned because it is fixing God's mistakes