Euthanasia for children? Admin Friday, November 29, 2013 When a parliamentary committee voted it through by a large majority, Belgium moved closer to introducing euthanasia for terminally ill children, breaking what is an almost universal taboo. © 2023 The Catholic Thing. All rights reserved. For reprint rights, write to: [email protected] The Catholic Thing is a forum for intelligent Catholic commentary. Opinions expressed by writers are solely their own.