Blood is vital for life. It carries oxygen and nutrition. It functions with our immune system to keep us in good health. The Bible refers to blood over four hundred times.
Blood symbolizes life. In Christian theology Jesus died and shed his blood for us so we might have life. Even today Christian churches partake of the wine that symbolizes Christ's blood.
Are Jehovah's Witnesses right about refusing blood transfusions? Or are they disrespecting the sacredness of life? Who's right and who's wrong? What are the facts? What does the Bible really say about blood and blood transfusions?
Consider the following evidence.