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The origins of moral theology in the United States

three different approaches

by Charles E. Curran

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Published by Georgetown University Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Sabetti, Aloysius, 1839-1898 -- Ethics.,
    • Bouquillon, Thomas, 1842-1902 -- Ethics.,
    • Hogan, John 1829-1901 -- Ethics.,
    • Christian ethics -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Christian ethics -- Catholic authors -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementCharles E. Curran.
      SeriesMoral traditions & moral arguments
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBJ352 .C87 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 311 p. ;
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1006764M
      ISBN 100878406344, 0878406352
      LC Control Number96046601

      Puritanism, a religious reform movement in the late 16th and 17th centuries that was known for the intensity of the religious experience that it fostered. Puritans’ efforts contributed to both civil war in England and the founding of colonies in America. Learn more about Puritanism, its history, and beliefs. The response of faith to classical questions of right and wrong as well as new issues raised by contemporary society make ethics a primary theological concern. In moral theology (theological ethics) courses, the role of Scripture in ethical decision-making, the nature of personhood, the ability to reason, the meaning of virtue, and the testimony of the Christian ethical tradition are.

      Charles E. CURRAN, Catholic Moral Theology in the United States: A History. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, pp. $ hb, $ pb. ISBN Reviewed by Catherine OSBORNE, Fordham University, Bronx, NY This recent entry in the Georgetown University Press Moral Traditions series provides Curran, one of the leading moral theologians in the United States. Charles E. Curran, a Roman Catholic priest, is Elizabeth Scurlock University Professor of Human Values at Southern Methodist was president of the Catholic Theological Society of America, the Society of Christian Ethics, and the American Theological Society, and is the author of numerous books, including Catholic Moral Theology in the United States: A History, which won the

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