The Talmud specifically derives from the Torah
that, "A physician is allowed to heal."
But nowhere has a doctor been given the right
to determine that an ill person is incurable
- Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Lubavitch (1789-1866)
|Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneersohn, the Tzemach Tzedek, the Third Rabbi of Lubavitch. The seventh Lubavitcher Rebbe was named similarly: Menachem Mendel Schneerson (without an "h" in his surname.) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|