Christian ethics / by Denis J.B. Hawkins.

1st ed.. New York : Hawthorn Books, 1963.

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Subjects Christian ethics -- Catholic authors.
Series Twentieth century encyclopedia of Catholicism ; v. 58.
Description 122, [2] pages ; 21 cm.
Copyright Date 1963.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 124).
Contents 1. The crisis of morals -- The nineteenth-century compromise -- The contemporary situation -- Morality and religion -- 2. Nature and supernature -- The free gift of God -- Supernatural life -- 3. Duty and self-fulfillment -- The problem -- Reflections on the human level -- The answer on the religious level -- 4. Christian humanism -- Religion and the world -- The beginnings of Christian humanism -- Later Christian humanism -- Elements of a solution -- 5. Contemplation and action -- Greek ideas of contemplation -- Christian ideas of contemplation -- The relation of contemplation and action -- 6. Sin and sinfulness -- Sin as a religious notion -- God and conscience -- Sin and sinfulness -- Original sin -- The Christian life as a whole
7. The gift of wisdom -- Growth in the Christian life -- The six lesser gifts -- The supreme Gift of wisdom -- 8. The church as moral teacher and legislator -- The church as moral teacher -- The church as legislator -- The problem of moral theology -- 9. Toleration -- The problem -- The early church and tolerance -- Aquinas and the middle ages -- The basis of tolerance -- 10. The basis of Christian sexual ethics -- Preparatory considerations -- The moral principles -- The Christian law of marriage -- Summary -- 11. Christianity and war -- General principles and awkward facts -- How it looked in 1937 -- What should we think today? -- 12. Christianity and politics -- The scandal of Christian conservatism -- The dignity of the human person -- Christian realism and sin -- The idea of Christendom -- Church and State -- Christianity and democracy
Network Numbers (OCoLC)331760
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WorldCat Identities Hawkins, D. J. B. 1906-1964.
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