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What does the Bible say about animal rights?
The Bible can be used to argue both for and against animals rights. In summary: Christians for animal rights will say that we should respect all of God鈥檚 creation; when God made animals, fish and birds 鈥楬e saw that they were good鈥? life is sacred; God hates unnecessary suffering; humans are supposed to be 鈥榮tewards鈥?looking after creation;
What do Christians believe about animals?
Christianity is based on one God, and Christians believe in serving their God in everything they do, including eating. Many believe that animals were put on Earth by God to serve man, while others believe animals are sentient, intelligent beings who deserve to be treated with respect.
What does the Catholic Church teach about animal rights?
The Catholic Church teaches that we should have respect for animals, and not cause them un-necessary harm. However, animals should not be treated like people, and it is okay to eat meat, wear leather and experiment on animals.
Is it a Christian’s responsibility to treat animals with kindness?
It can be a sensitive subject, and not all Christians agree on a particular viewpoint. Some Christians might believe that animals are inferior to humans and subject to us, so it doesn’t matter how we treat them. Others might believe that it is a Christian’s responsibility to treat all animals with kindness.