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Freedom, Philosophy, and Faith: The Transformative Role of

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The Westminster Dictionary of Christian Ethics. He described both the cardinal virtues and the theological virtues of faith, hope and love, but he did not feel the tension that current virtue ethicists sometimes feel between virtue and the following of rules or principles. This controversy is somewhat tangential logically, as interracial marriage could always be a sin and also, once committed, not be an excuse for abandonment and divorce, just as inter-religious marriage is always a sin, but also not an excuse, once married, for divorce.

A History of the Idea of "God's Law" (Theonomy): Its

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And first of all the Creator had to provide for the preservation and propagation of the human race. Nevertheless, this realist tradition was restricted by a modern notion of science and the casuistic categories of jurisprudence. This is true in part because Christ himself was nomistic in his teaching much, if not most of the time. 17 Bahnsen and various theonomists constantly return to this fact in their discussions. 18 Unfortunately, such an appeal to Christ is really beside the point, since He was, "born under the law..." unlike us who are no longer under a tutor. 19 Are we arguing then that coveting is no longer wrong?

Collations on the Ten Commandments (Works of St. Bonaventure

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That is not to say that the moral and mystagogical theology expressed by the grape juice devotees is persuasive or impressive in any way. His approach is historical in nature, making the scope of his work comprehensive. Why/why not? (You turn on your television one night to find that you have started getting the premium cable package instead of basic cable. He leaves no room for consideration of the common good that might diminish the priority of care for individual patients.

Walking with Jesus: Stories about Real People Who Return

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C., where he was publicizing New Generation Productions. But they can within discussions among Christians. Wyatt, John. " Euthansia and Assisted Suicide ." Whereas the 'shoulds' and 'have-tos' of the superego look to authority, the 'wants' of conscience look to personalized and internalized values, or acquired virtues. The word also traces to Ta Ethika, title of Aristotle's work. late 14c., ethik "study of morals," from Old French etique (13c.), from Late Latin ethica, from Greek ethike philosophia "moral philosophy," fem. of ethikos "ethical," from ethos "moral character," related to ethos "custom" (see ethos ).

Practical Knowledge

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Barry Asmus [196] Faith and Politics: Government and Economics - The Earth's Resources (Ch. 10b: Pt. 2 of 3) - Dr. It is significant for the character of Western spirituality that it is tempted to destroy religious tension by losing the transcendent in the historical process and not, as in Eastern religion, by making the transcendent irrelevant to the historical process. Breaching this wall of separation has resulted in political pressure by the Christian Right for prayer on public occasions and in the public schools, regular prayer meetings and Bible study groups in government buildings, and Federal funds to subsidize religious enterprises that provide social services.

Social Ethics: An Examination of American Moral Traditions

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Our outward acts must reflect inward Christian character (John 13:35; Galatians 5:16-19a; 22-26; Hebrews 13:17; 1 Peter 2:11-16). And, to all of us who are too proud and worldly to live "soberly, and righteously, and godly in this present world," we must hasten to say: "What is a man profited if he gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?" The old term “Iron Curtain” indicated the invisible barrier that isolated nations held captive by the Communists as they smashed their cultures and did away with the middle classes.

Covenant of Peace: The Missing Peace in New Testament

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But the sacrifice of lower values to higher ones—a night’s rest for the timely delivery of a steel shipment—such sacrifice Ayn Rand believed in deeply. The faith element comes in when Christian ethicists, while striving critically to bring to bear on ethical issues right reason, whatever scientific knowledge is currently available, biblical insights, and the wisdom of their own church teaching and traditions, and in dialogue and debate with their non-Christian colleagues, see their efforts and integrity in all of this procedure as their personal response to a transcendent calling.

Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics: Spring/Summer

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How did the American consumer society originate? It is right and good for the most powerful to legislate in their own interest. Messianic Ethics: Jesus` Proclamation of the Kingdom of God and the Church`s Response. Prohibitions of murder and theft are negative. John Frame in his book “The Doctrine of the Christian Life” gives his opinion as to why studying Christian ethics is important. “People are far more open to discussing ethics than to discussing theistic proofs or even “transcendental arguments.” Philosophy does not excite many people today, and many do not even want to hear personal testimony and the simple gospel.

Judged by the Law of Freedom: A History of the Faith-Works

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It is in fact always coming but never here. This would be opposed to ethical relativism. Third, while it is clear that it is the desire to hurt that makes my punch an aggressive act, it is far from clear that it is the desire to conceive a baby with another person that makes the act of intercourse a loving act, expressive of love. It bends the bow from which every arrow of moral action flies. In prophetic ethics the transcendent unity of life is an article of faith.

Real Love: Answers to Your Questions on Dating, Marriage and

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C., where he was publicizing New Generation Productions. Primarily, we build upon the extensive knowledge already available in the church. Consideration of life as a whole – “One swallow doe... [tags: Ethics ] Jurisprudence Ethics Paper - Ethical dilemmas are presented to people nearly every day. This understanding of life has implications for the permissibility of abortion. Its view of the work of Christ on the cross erases the crucial distinction between grace and debt.

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