Freedom and Purpose: An Introduction to Christian Ethics

Freedom and Purpose: An Introduction to Christian Ethics

by Robert Gascoigne


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780855742850
Publisher: Dwyer, E. J.
Publication date: 01/01/1994
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

The Structure of This Bookvii
Part 1Foundations
Chapter 1.Ethics in a Pluralist Society3
Chapter 2.Christian Faith and Ethics37
Part 2What Sort of Person Should I Be?
Chapter 3.The Moral Person57
Chapter 4.Sin and the Fundamental Option96
Part 3What Is the Good?
Chapter 5.A Good World115
Part 4What Should I Do?
Chapter 6.Love, Rights, and Moral Norms155
Chapter 7.The Task of Moral Reasoning198
Chapter 8.Christian Ethics and the Teaching Authority of the Church232
AppendixScriptural Sources for Select Ethical Issues250
Selected Bibliography263

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