Special interviews covering current topics
- November 2015 - Same-Sex Marriage
In this special issue of Christian Doctor’s Digest STAT, Dr. David Steven discusses this issue with Dr. Ryan Anderson, the William E. Simon Senior Research Fellow in American Principles and Public Policy at the Heritage Foundation. He is the author of Truth Overruled: The Future of Marriage and Religious Freedom, the first book-length response to the Court’s ruling. In this book, he draws on the best philosophy and social science to explain what marriage is, why it matters for public policy and the consequences of its legal redefinition.
- October 2014 - Physician-Assisted Suicide
Learn more about the dangers of legalizing physician-assisted suicide in this special issue of Christian Doctor’s Digest with Dr. David Stevens as he interviews Kara Tippets, a Colorado mother of four living with stage-four cancer who believes it is possible to die with dignity. Dr. Stevens and Kara discuss the recent profile story of Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman with terminal brain cancer who supports assisted suicide and plans to end her life on November 1, 2014. In response to Maynard’s plans, Kara challenges the medical community to consider whether or not they are walking away from the Hippocratic Oath by participating in assisted suicide.
- April 2014 - Healthcare Right of Conscience
In this special issue of Christian Doctor’s Digest STAT, Dr. David Stevens discusses healthcare right of conscience with Senator Tom Coburn and Casey Mattox, senior counsel with the Alliance Defending Freedom Center for Life.