Encyclopedia of Biblical and Christian ethics

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Published by T. Nelson Publishers in Nashville .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Book details

StatementR.K. Harrison, general editor.
ContributionsHarrison, R. K.
LC ClassificationsBJ1199 .E53 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination472 p. ;
Number of Pages472
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2717257M
LC Control Number86010429

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Christian Ethics: Four Views presents a dialogue between four main approaches to ethics in the Christian tradition. Virtue ethics focuses less on the action itself and more on the virtuous character of the moral agent.

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Chapter 1: What is Christian Ethics. Christian ethics is defined as the systematic study of the way of life set forth by Jesus Christ applied to the daily demands and decisions of human existence.

Chapter 2: The Covenant, the Law, and the Prophets In tracing the source of Christian ethics to its Old Testament roots, the author explores theFile Size: KB. Jones’s An Introduction to Biblical Ethics is “essentially the content of [his] biblical ethics class in book form” (xiv).

It is constructed as an introductory textbook, and in this it succeeds: the layout of the book is clear, the writing is straightforward, technical discussions are left.

Christian Ethics Course Information, page 4 Ó SpringDavid C. Jones & Covenant Theological Seminary Apologetics *MacIntyre, Alasdair.

After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory. 2nd ed. Notre Dame, IN: U of Notre Dame Press, Cf. Richard J. Mouw, “Alasdair MacIntyre on Reformation Ethics,” Journal of Religious Ethics 13 (): A searchable repository of full-text Latin works, including Patrologia Latina, from the University of Zurich.

Corpus Thomisticum: The Corpus Thomisticum project aims to provide scholars with a set of instruments of research on Thomas Aquinas, including a full edition of Aquinas' complete works, a. Peter Prosser is professor of Christian history and doctrine at Regent University School of Divinity, Virginia Beach, Virginia, where he teaches church history and renewal, Christian ethics, angelology and demonology, world religions, Christian apologetics, and signs and wonders.

He holds aM.A., and Ph.D. from the University of Montreal. SUMMARY (ENTIRE BOOK) Dr. Harkness has applied Christian ethical principles to the major issues of contemporary the starting point of the revelation of the nature and will of God that has come to man through Christ, she has dealt first with the biblical foundations of Christian ethics followed by their application to specific contemporary problems, including self and society.

Book Description Baker Publishing Group, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd ed. Language: English. Brand new Book. In this thorough update of a classic textbook, noted Christian thinker Norman Geisler evaluates contemporary ethical options (such as antinomianism, situation ethics, and legalism) and pressing issues of the day (such as euthanasia, homosexuality, and divorce /5().

Twelve Directives to Biblical Ethics. Biblical ethics are distinctive. The Christian is engaged in "a gigantic battle that splits the universe."(4) Our Biblical ethic by its nature must contrast with the particular ethic of any worldview area.

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