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Life Abundant: Values, Choices and Health Care

The 200th General Assembly 1988 adopted the revolutionary and far-reaching policy statement reprinted in volume, Life Abundant: Values, Choices and Health Care — The Responsibility and Role of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

Almost 15 years have passed between the adoption of this wonderfully comprehensive policy and the current reprinting. Yet, this statement remains a relevant and enduring expression of the basic values of compassion, caring love, community wholeness, well-being and justice that we hold to be fundamental in understanding and addressing health issues. It continues as a valid policy and timely guide to understanding and responding for the agencies, governing bodies and people of the church.

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