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Blood transfusions are not taboo in the Catholic church. =Answer= The above poster is correct and you are thinking of Jehovah Witness.

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Q: Do Catholics believe in having blood transfusions?
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What religions don't believe in blood transfusions?

Jehovah's witnesses

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