Second Archive

What Happens to those of Us who Die before Jesus Returns?

Hank Hanegraaff answers a caller’s question about what happens to those people who die before Jesus returns and where they

Attainment of Sentience: Is Sentience a Dividing Line for Life?

Some ethicists argue that the unborn becomes fully human sometime after brain development has begun, when it becomes sentient: capable of experiencing sensations such as pain. The reason for choosing sentience as the criterion is that a being that cannot experience anything (i.e., a presentient unborn entity) cannot be harmed. Of course, if this position […]