Make Poverty Personal: Taking the Poor as Seriously as the

Ash Barker Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.08 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Pre-viable foetuses become available from natural miscarriage and from therapeutic abortion, and although there is no strict legal requirement to obtain the mother's consent to use these for research purposes it is, of course, customary to respect her wishes in the matter. In the broader view, then, rather than being completely appropriate time for the cry of vengeance....
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The Ethics of World Religions

Albert Plotkin Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.72 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Geisler similarly could be likened to the more subtle moral counterpart of the Economic Trinitarian. Teleologists, on the other hand, hold that the Tightness or wrongness of an act depends upon its consequences. Studies in Christian Ethics conforms to the following conventions for footnotes. However, the most important aspect from an ethics management program is ...
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The Screwtape Letters: Letters from a Senior to a Junior

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.07 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Will the Latino/Hispanics, during these early decades of the 21th century, become the new national scapegoats? Privilege is distinguished from confidentiality in that the disclosure is typically involuntary. “In other words, confidentiality binds the counselor not to reveal client material even if the counselor feels inclined to do so, and privilege protects client information from ...
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To Be Perfectly Honest: One Man's Year of Almost Living

Phil Callaway Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.20 MB Downloadable formats: PDF So, it is now said that people who protest against this system, which is simply another form of slavery, are people who propose robbery. Prophetic Christianity, unlike modern liberalism, knows that the force of egoism cannot be broken by moral suasion and that on certain levels qualified harmonies must be achieved by building conflicting egoisms into a balance of po...
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Is Life Sacred?

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.48 MB Downloadable formats: PDF They believed that many elements in the natural world contained meaning; “reading” them can tell one how to live or how to understand God’s wisdom. Each of the 13 chapters has a section on the biblical perspectivez and one on moral theological reflections, followed by questions for reflection. Christian readers have to sort out the differences between the two testaments, with one c...
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All Right Now: Finding Consensus on Ethical Questions

Timothy J. Geddert Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.35 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Not all uses of the term require reference to a divinity or divinities. Bunge, Marcia, "Introduction to Valparaiso University in the Context of Lutheran Higher Education," The Lutheran Reader, eds. So, to begin, according to an (ideally) strictly construed historical inquiry, the hermeneutic (theory of meaning and interpretation) of choice is to discover the o...
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Evolution and Holiness: Sociobiology, Altruism and the Quest

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.66 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Referring to African morality generally, Monica Wilson observed that “The basis of morality was fulfillment of obligation to kinsmen and neighbors, and living in amity with them” (1971: 98). While these measures do not cover the whole range of potential unethical work behaviors�not to mention socially-structured economic injustices�they nevertheless may serve to indicate a latent, m...
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The Liberating Spirit: Towards an Hispanic American

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.91 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In man the animal impulse to maintain life becomes an immediate temptation to assert the self against the neighbor. But Plato differed from Socrates in that he did not consider virtue to consist in wisdom alone, but in justice, temperance, and fortitude as well, these constituting the proper harmony of man's activities. Without money property is limited to what a person can till. ...
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The Churches and Democracy in Brazil: Towards a Public

Rudolf von Sinner Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.69 MB Downloadable formats: PDF As mentioned earlier in this document, ethical principles are often state-of-the-art legal matters. The law contains a certain minimum of moral standards compulsory for all members of society. So I was doing my job unto the Lord and not unto man." When I wrote “institutions” in my comment, above, I imagined institutions, “large” and “small”: the international ...
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Reverence for Life: Albert Schweitzer's Great Contribution

Ara Paul Barsam Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.19 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Finnis holds that our knowledge of the fundamental moral truths is self-evident, and so is not deduced from human nature. He was a visiting fellow at the Center of Theological Inquiry, the Whitney Humanities Center at Yale, the Center for the Study of Religion at Princeton and the Program for Evolutionary Dynamics at Harvard. Wayne Grudem [93] Chapter 30: Doctrine...
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