Year 10 GCSE Coursework Task
Explain the beliefs Christians hold about their responsibility of those at the beginning and end of their life
Christians believe human life to be important because of the teaching of the “sanctity of life”. Sanctity of life is the idea that life is precious and it should be worshiped. Christians believe that life is a gift from god and only god can take it away from someone. The sixth commandment states, “ Thou shall not murder”. Christians believe that if a person commits a murder that they are trying to take the role of god. In Genesis 1:26-27 its says that human life is special to god because he created man and it is not for us to take life away from either someone at the start of their life or nearing the of it.