The Politics of Discipleship (The Church and Postmodern

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.18 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Karl Rahner, 'On the question of a formal existential ethics' in Theological Investigations, vol. 2 (London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 1975), pp. 217-34. There is yet a deeper level, which I refer to as the "basic convictions" level. Naturally, there appeared a tendency to compare a man to God, even replacing them. The relationship between Christian ethics and philosophical ethics i...
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Dignidad: Ethics Through Hispanic Eyes

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.43 MB Downloadable formats: PDF It aims to decrease the influence money has in politics, empower people to contribute to the economy, and have equal gender and cultural relationships. While the overarching moral value associated with this vision is compassion, the bodhisattva works gradually—across many lives—to master ten distinct perfections. Perhaps that line of questioning would take Christian ethicists into ...
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Dietrich Bonhoeffer: His Significance for North Americans

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.74 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Since the nineteenth century, a personalistic view of work within the organization and as the basis for labor rights has been presented and defended by the Catholic Church, allowing Christian thinkers during the twentieth century to introduce new perspectives and topics: business as a community of persons, the common good as the criterion for the legitimization of business and the ma...
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Ethics of Everyday Life: Moral Theology, Social

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.87 MB Downloadable formats: PDF From the wreck of pure theoretical reason he turned for rescue to practical reason, in which he found an absolute, universal, and categorical moral law. In the New Testament, Peter taught holiness (1 Peter 1:15,16; 2 Peter 3:11). To better clarify the above paragraph, and as mentioned before, the mental classification "ethics" is composed of numerous components that are placed toge...
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Counter Culture

David Platt Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.08 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Bless everyone who applied for this to be published."..." more - Tafadzwa Muza Love this. Luria, Rabbi Judah of Prague. "Bu'ir Hagolah." But consequences are not what make the act right, as is the case with utilitarianism. An action is right if it is what a virtuous agent would do in the circumstances. Law in my judgement is not the most significant moral category. ...
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Empower the People: Social Ethics for the African-American

Theodore Walker Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.91 MB Downloadable formats: PDF To share this article with your friends, use any of the social share buttons on our site, or simply copy the link below. The problem of evil and incoherence cannot be solved on the plane on which the incompatible forces and incommensurate realities (thought and extension, man and nature, spirit and matter) remain in stubborn conflict or rational incompatibility. Y...
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The Fantasy Fallacy: Exposing the Deeper Meaning Behind

Shannon Ethridge Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.06 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Bible does not provide us with explicit answers to the complex medical questions with which we are confronted in today’s technological world. Ambrose's De officiis is perhaps the most systematic, scientific approach to Christian morality, with its basis in the treatise of Cicero. Mellon Professor of African American Religion and Theology, Yale Divinity Schoo...
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A Place at the Table: Justice for the Poor in a Land of

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.62 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The second aspect of his discussion is to interpret the visible/invisible dialectic of the church as an ethical conception (rather than a static soteriological construct). Willimon, William H. ‘Clergy Ethics: Getting Our Story Straight.’ In Against the Grain: New Approaches Wood, Charles M. Christian Ethics. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. This paper aims to present the similarities and diff...
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Happy Jack: How Much Stuff Is Enough? (Stewardship Jack)

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.01 MB Downloadable formats: PDF He is also revered for his writings celebrating the natural world and his practical concern for all of creation. The particular bad consequence of an action, is the mischief which that single action directly and immediately occasions. In such a mythical conception evil is more positive than in monistic philosophies, and more dependent upon the good than in religious and philosophica...
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The End of Sacrifice: The Capital Punishment Writings of

John C. Nugent Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.38 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Building a Global Civic Culture--Education for an Interdependent World. We would commit the fallacy of equivocation to conclude from this observation that there is no universal ethical (q.v., below under I, B) standard. b. L. 40n, 4ln, 42n, 43n, 44n, 45-6n Hovell, B. 327n Hughes, Gerard J. 28, 45n, 303n human person xii, 95—109 corporeality of 106 historical dimens...
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