Samuel Golubchuk Dies Naturally, ‘Peacefully’, after Family Fought Hospital’s Dehydration Plans

Samuel Golubchuk Dies Naturally, ‘Peacefully’, after Family Fought Hospital’s Dehydration Plans by LifeSiteNews.com By Hilary White WINNIPEG, Manitoba, June 25, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The daughter of 84-year-old Manitoban Samuel Golubchuk informed friends and supporters earlier today that her father had passed away peacefully in hospital. Mr. Golubchuk, whose family has been waging a court battle to keep him alive since late last November, was hospitalized for pneumonia in October of 2007. Neil Kravetsky, the Golubchuk family lawyer, said today, “Mr. Golubchuk won. He didn’t die because they pulled him off life support. He died when his time had come.” Prior […]
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Boy in “Hopeless” Vegetative State Awakens and Steadily Improves

Boy in “Hopeless” Vegetative State Awakens and Steadily Improves by LifeSiteNews.com By Hilary White GRESHAM, Oregon October 10, 2006 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A young boy, who had previously been diagnosed as being in a “persistent vegetative state,” has awakened from a 22 month-long coma and is breathing on his own. Devon Rivers collapsed in a seizure during a phys-ed class in 2004 and his condition was never explained, though some doctors suggested it was caused by an unknown viral infection. Doctors agreed, however, that he had little hope of recovery. His mother, Carla Rivers, visited him regularly and, in addition to […]
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Pope Benedict XVI: “Euthanasia is a false solution to the drama of suffering.”

Pope Benedict XVI: “Euthanasia is a false solution to the drama of suffering.” by LifeSiteNews.com By Thaddeus M. Baklinski VATICAN, February 2, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Before praying the Angelus yesterday with the multitude gathered in Saint Peter’s Square, Pope Benedict XVI spoke of Christ’s suffering and crucifixion as an essential part of His mission of salvation. He reminded the faithful that “The cross of Christ will be the demon’s ruin, and this is why Jesus does not cease to teach his disciples that in order to enter into his glory he must suffer much, be rejected, condemned and crucified. Suffering […]
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