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living tradition of Catholic moral theology

Charles E. Curran

living tradition of Catholic moral theology

by Charles E. Curran

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Published by University of Notre Dame Press in Notre Dame, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines.,
  • Christian ethics -- Catholic authors.,
  • Christian sociology -- Catholic Church.,
  • Sexual ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCharles E. Curran.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1249 .C8175 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 265 p. ;
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1567001M
    ISBN 100268012962
    LC Control Number91051118

    In Exploring Catholic Theology, a masterful course by Boston College's Fr. Harvey Egan, you will grapple with life's ultimate questions as you explore the Christian tradition. With the aid of Fr. Egan's exceptional teaching, you will discover deeper insights into general and individual Christian beliefs. "The book is to be commended for the thorough way in which it covers, or at least mentions, almost every significant writer in Catholic moral theology during this period [This] book would serve well in introductory undergraduate and graduate courses on Catholic moral theology and the history of American Catholicism."—Church History.

    Catholic Moral Teaching and Its Antagonists (J. Mausbach) – pdf, text, kindle format. The History, Nature and Use of Epikeia in Moral Theology (Fr. L. J. Riley) – pdf. The Possibility of Invincible Ignorance of the Natural Law (Fr. S. Bertke) – pdf. Invincible Ignorance (Bp. George Hay) – pdf. Suicide Bent (David Goldstein) – pdf. This book presents a situation where the author's place in history demands equal attention to the subject of his book. Father Charles E Curran, a Rochester, New York priest, has for better or worse enjoyed probably the highest visibility of any Catholic academic on the subject of moral theology in the United States/5(5).

    In Introducing Moral Theology, William Mattison addresses this question as well as grapples with the impact that religious belief has on day-to-day living. Structured in two parts, this unique text on Catholic moral theology covers cardinal virtues (temperance, prudence, fortitude, and justice) as well as theological virtues (faith, hope, and. Introducing moral theology: true happiness and the virtues / William C. Mattison III. The second foundational idea of this book is that living happily depends upon a truthful understanding of ourselves, the world around us, and anything reflection and a reason to appeal to classical sources in the tradition in a man-ner that applies to.


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The Living Tradition of Catholic Moral Theology [Charles E. Curran] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Catholic moral theology is a living tradition in which each generation must understand, appropriate, and live the Christian message in the light of its own historyCited by: 3.

Get this from a library. The living tradition of Catholic moral theology. [Charles E Curran] -- "Catholic moral theology is a living tradition in which each generation must understand, appropriate, and live the Christian message in the light of. both ecclesiology and moral theology, is his failure to emphasize and at times even to recognize the Catholic approach as a living tradition.

In my judgment, the glory of the Catholic self-understanding is its insistence on a living tradition.”4 On the topic of death, several scholars made significant contributions. InCited by: 1. We are a group of North American Catholic moral theologians living tradition of Catholic moral theology book come together in friendship to engage each other in theological discussion, to aid one another in our common search for wisdom, and to help one another live lives of discipleship, all in service to the reign of God.

The book includes study questions, terms and definitions, bibliographies, and case studies on timely, thorny issues such as premarital sex and euthanasia.

Readers will also note that Introducing Moral Theology draws deeply on Thomas Aquinas's Summa Theologiae. While written primarily to and from a Roman Catholic perspective, this text will 4/5(1). The word tradition (Greek paradosis) in the ecclesiastical sense, which is the only one in which it is used here, refers sometimes to the thing (doctrine, account, or custom) transmitted from one generation to another; sometimes to the organ or mode of the transmission (kerigma ekklisiastikon, predicatio ecclesiastica).

In the first sense it is an old tradition that Jesus Christ. Originally published inIntroduction to Moral Theology responded to the need for a new introduction to the basic and central elements of Catholic moral theology written in the light of Veritatis splendor.

Since then, it has become a standard text for students and a reputable resource on such topics as moral theology and the good of the human person created in God's Cited by: In his latest () revised edition of An Introduction to Moral Theology, May includes an appendix to his book, Christian Moral Life and the Catechism of the Catholic Church.

He refers his readers to the Catechism and this appendix often, pointing out that the prime source for most definitions within moral theology are best sought there. This book review is scheduled to appear in the June issue of The Journal of Moral Theology.

Getting Work Right: Labor and Leisure in a Fragmented World. By Michael J. Naughton. Steubenville, Ohio: Emmaus Road Publishing, xii + pages. $ “Not only is a person bound to accept all parts of the Deposit of Faith and all of the irreformable doctrines declared by the councils and popes, but one is also bound to accept the teaching contained in and the legitimacy of all monuments and teachings of the Church which do not contain novelty or contradict the teachings of the Church.

1 See, e.g., James F. Keenan, “Moral Theology and History,” Theological Stud-ies 62 () 86– Much has been done on tradition and sexual ethics, but those topics will be covered in next year’s moral note. 2 Charles E. Curran, Catholic Moral Theology in the United States: A History (Washington: Georgetown University, ) 3.

A Handbook of Moral Theology (Anton Koch) – pdf, text, kindle format: volume I, volume II, volume III Moral Theology: A Complete Course Based on St. Thomas Aquinas and the Best Modern Authorities (J. McHugh, C. Callan) – text; or kindle format and epub here or here. "Daniel Westberg's Renewing Moral Theology makes a strong argument for the significance of Thomas Aquinas's 'virtue ethics' for contemporary Christian ethics.

Not simply a historical account, Westberg's book is a new text in the tradition of Anglican moral theology. His discussion is deliberately ecumenical, bringing Thomas into conversation with Roman Catholic, Anglican.

Sacred tradition, or holy tradition, is a theological term used in the major Christian traditions, primarily those claiming apostolic succession, such as the Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, Oriental Orthodox, Assyrian, and Anglican traditions, to refer to the foundation of the doctrinal and spiritual authority of Christianity and of the Bible.

Christians believe that the teachings of Jesus and. In Introducing Moral Theology, William Mattison addresses this question as well as grapples with the impact that religious belief has on day-to-day living.

Structured in two parts, this unique text on Catholic moral theology covers cardinal virtues (temperance, prudence, fortitude, and justice) as well as theological virtues (faith, hope, and 4/5(1). Catholic moral theology is a major category of doctrine in the Catholic Church, equivalent to a religious theology encompasses Roman Catholic social teaching, Catholic medical ethics, sexual ethics, and various doctrines on individual moral virtue and moral theory.

It can be distinguished as dealing with "how one is to act", in contrast to dogmatic theology which. Texts and Translations Compiled by the New Saint Thomas Institute Version Dear Reader, There are many great books on this list. Please don’t feel overwhelmed. Try to read 10 of these books every year—one every 5 weeks.

After 10 years, you’ll be better read than most college professors. Before you get too zealous, make. A MORALLY COMPLEX WORLD Roman Catholic Fundamental Moral Theology CE Jesuit School of Theology-at-Berkeley James T. Bretzke, S.J., S.T.D. (For the use of students only) I. INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE (using Matthew (The Rich Young Man), which was used in Veritatis Splendor, Pope John Paul II’s Encyclical on fundamental moral.

DISCLAIMER: The views and opinions expressed in these forums do not necessarily reflect those of Catholic official apologetics resources please visit Daniel Westberg's Renewing Moral Theology makes a strong argument for the significance of Thomas Aquinas's 'virtue ethics' for contemporary Christian ethics.

Not simply a historical account, Westberg's book is a new text in the tradition of Anglican moral theology. His discussion is deliberately ecumenical, bringing Thomas into conversation with Roman Catholic, Anglican Pages:. on a moral issue that is currently a matter of ongoing debate within the field of Roman Catholic moral theology.

5) Frame and apply a pastoral approach shaped by Catholic fundamental moral theology to concrete pastoral moral cases in selected areas as in the areas of sexual ethics, health care and bioethics, and Catholics in the political arena.Roman Catholic tradition --Scripture: the soul of moral theology --Natural law --Magisterium as authoritative teacher --Specialized moral theology --Bioethics: safeguarding human life, human dignity, and health --Male and female, God created them: the Catholic tradition and human sexuality --Social ethics --Catholic approach to the environment.Scripture and Tradition Download Share Protestants claim the Bible is the only rule of faith, meaning that it contains all of the material one needs for theology and that this material is sufficiently clear that one does not need apostolic tradition or the Church’s magisterium (teaching authority) to help one understand it.