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As I have been called on, that phrase comes, paradoxically, from an agnostic 19th-century poet called Clough. He was quoted by a pope:
"Thou shalt not kill; but need'st not strive
Officiously to keep alive".
That has been accepted by the Roman Catholic and the Anglican Churches—and a good range of other people—as enshrining a great deal of common sense. It is now widely accepted. There is no fundamental difference.