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Ethical Issues

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Preface

 

These pages of Ethical Issues are intended to supplement discussions of ethical questions in the principal web As Paul Tells It . . . and in the companion web Jesus Traditions. This sub-Web is also intended in a modest way to meet the need for a broader discussion of moral issues, both perennial and topical. While the subjects addressed fall in the general area of Christian ethics, we do of necessity venture into the field of ethics, as distinguished from Christian ethics, and into matters theological and even philosophical. 

 

Contents

 

  Christian Ethics: A Brief Introduction

The Bible in Christian Ethics .. Unanswered Questions .. Varieties of Biblical Ethics .. An Approach to Moral Decision Making .. On Leaving the Door Open 

The Authority of Scripture

 

 
     
 

 

Revised December 6, 2003

 

 

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