Your Life in Christ: Foundations of Catholic Morality

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Qiddush ha-shem ("sanctifying the Holy Name") was regarded by the Ḥasidim as the supreme religious and ethical achievement, because it was the most total and difficult expression of devotion to God in spite of terrible hardships. Girard, Ren�, Jean-Michel Oughourlian, and Guy Lefort. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981. In Robert Hull Jr.’s “Using the New Testament for Ethical Guidance”, the central problem of the book stands out in sharp relief. Against this tendency it must be insisted that the degree of imagination and insight with which disciplined minds are able to enter into the problems of their fellow men and to enlarge the field of interests in which human actions take place, may materially improve human happiness and social harmony.

Pages: 288

Publisher: Ave Maria Press; Student edition (January 1, 2008)

ISBN: 1594711232

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