Exploring Christian Ethics: Biblical Foundations for Morality

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Westminster John Knox Press, Jan 1, 2006 - Religion - 233 pages

Adopting a unique appraoch among inroductions to Christian ethics, Kyle Fedler's Exploring Christian Ethics guides students through the moral decision-making process by providing foundational material in both ethical theory and biblical ethics. First, Fedler introduces the reader to the discipline of ethics, then he explores the ways Scripture can be used responsibly in Christian ethics, and finally, he presents and analyzes the sections of Scripture that have been most influential in Christian morality and ethics.

 

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Contents

Exploring Christian Ethics
3
How Should We Be? Virtue Character and Responsibility
33
The Use of Scripture and Other Sources of Christian Guidance
51
God Humans and Creation in Genesis 13
67
New Guidelines for a New People
89
Spokespersons for God and Troublers of Israel
117
Discipleship and the Teachings of Jesus
138
Imitation and the Life of Jesus
173
Grace and New Creation
189
Looking Back and Looking Ahead
207
Index of Scriptural References
219
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About the author (2006)

Kyle D. Fedler is Assistant Professor of Religion at Ashland University of Ashland Ohio.

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