The Good Life: Truths That Last in Times of Need

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These fret--- gall---gangrene---the iron enters first into the flesh, and then into the soul. It was only by a gradual process that the oppressed multitude through hatred and envy evolved the distinction between good and bad, in the moral sense, by denominating the characteristics and conduct of those in power and rank as bad, and their own behaviour as good. One important element in the maintenance of Jewish tradition is universal observance of the Passover as a festival of freedom, in a home ceremony which recalls the delivery of the Jewish people from centuries of enslavement.
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Forbidden Grief: The Unspoken Pain of Abortion

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What benefits and harms will this course of action produce? These terms – beginning with “computer ethics” – came into common use years later, starting in the mid 1970s with the work of Walter Maner. (see Maner 1980) Today, the “information age” that Wiener predicted more than half a century ago has come into existence; and the metaphysical and scientific foundation for information ethics that he laid down continues to provide insight and effective guidance for understanding and resolving ethical challenges engendered by information technologies of all kinds.
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10 Secrets of the Homesexual Lifestyle

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I am also interested in the legacy of white supremacy in Christian worship and how antiracist social movements can inform the construction of radically inclusive Christian liturgies. My research interest focuses on reading the Pauline letters with particular attention to Paul’s interaction with his social and cultural environment. But, it may be asked, where is the planter to find such trees as are proper for being transplanted?
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The Gift of Ethics: A Story for Discovering Lasting

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The affairs of the network are conducted by the Executive Officer with the support of the Executive. The traditional principle is that women are free from the “obligation” to perform most of the ritual commandments (the mitzvot), with the exception of those specifically reserved for women, such as the lighting of the Sabbath candles. The Considerations section offers a few ethical principles that are particularly relevant to the issue; these are meant to illustrate ways that responsible conduct relates to the issue in question.
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Slovak Lutheran Social Ethics (Studies in Religion and

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Will these actions be morally permissible or even required? Deep familiarity with one or more areas of scholarship on Chinese religions, and the broader social, cultural, and intellectual contexts of the Asian region(s) being studied is required, as is a strong background in the history of interpretation and contemporary methods in religious studies, and other academic disciplines as relevant. The aim of the Ethics Center is to provide a forum wherein a variety of ethical issues can be discussed in an atmosphere of openness and mutual respect.
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In Defense of Faith: The Judeo-Christian Idea and the

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When her unimmunized daughter was excluded from school, Workman filed suit in federal court against the school board claiming that she had a First Amendment right to refuse immunizations for her daughter. Basic questions that often underly many conflicts One can often find fundamental questions that underly active conflicts, but which are often neglected. D. in hand by the time of appointment and be prepared to teach a wide range of undergraduate and graduate courses and to supervise doctoral dissertation research.
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Altruism and Christian Ethics (New Studies in Christian

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But other rights can take precedence over them. With a strong commitment to the history of Western philosophy, the philosophy program embraces philosophical traditions of other cultures; the ethical, social, and political dimensions of life; and the various disciplines and schools within philosophy. Preference will be given to candidates who have had extensive experience teaching in American Studies and in interdisciplinary courses. My research interests primarily focus on the reception history of the New Testament, particularly the gospels.
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Biblical Ethics and Homosexuality: Listening to Scripture

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Literature and Ethics covers a wide gamut of literary periods and genres, including essays on Victorian literature and modernism, as well as several studies on narrative, but the central ethos emerges from considerations of issues of responsibility and irresponsibility as they find expression in literary study, and in ethics. But they received more than 200 applications. Admitting all I had said in my first epistle, these douce men see no resource but in the most submissive acquiescence to the commands of those in whose breasts, they say, is now lodged the uncontrolled power to listen to reason, justice, nay, compassion, or to prefer the exercise of their own pleasure to the dictates of them all.
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Virtues and Vices: Stories of the Moral Life

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Kemble, in the winter season of 1784--5, was superseded in his temporary character of manager by King's return to that situation. I thank Heaven that a portion of the memories of those days still remains with me. Respondents who self-identified as religiously conservative were significantly less likely to report using office equipment for personal use than were religious liberals (21 versus 37 percent), and to report bending the truth in personal dealings at work (19 versus 32 percent).
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False Prophets of Today

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Many modern philosophers — Herbart, Eduard von Hartmann, Zeller, Wundt, Paulsen, Ziegler, and a number of others — have followed Kant in this respect. The Department of Religious Studies and Classics at the University of Arizona invites applications for a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor of Religious Studies for the 2016-2017 academic year. I heard they have sent out campus invites. --> no campus invitations yet sent out. (But did they do conference/skype interviews?) The Department of Religion at The University of the South seeks applications for a tenure-track position in American Religious History (preferably with a focus on migration in any of the Americas and/or the Caribbean) beginning in August of 2016.
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