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Abortion and Christian Bioethics: The Continuing Ethical Importance of Abortion

Joseph Boyle.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Christian Life and Practice. 0 words.

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Abortion and Christian Bioethics: The Continuing Ethical Importance of Abortion

Joseph Boyle.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Christian Life and Practice; Medical Ethics. 0 words.

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Abortion and the Human Animal

Christopher Tollefsen.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Christian Life and Practice. 0 words.

I discuss three topics. First, there is a philosophical connecting thread between several recent trends in the abortion discussion, namely, the issue of our animal nature, and physical...

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Abortion and the Human Animal

Christopher Tollefsen.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Christian Life and Practice; Medical Ethics. 0 words.

I discuss three topics. First, there is a philosophical connecting thread between several recent trends in the abortion discussion, namely, the issue of our animal nature, and physical...

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accident

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity — Philosophy.

In Aristotelian metaphysics an accident is a property of a thing which is no part of the essence of the thing: something it could lose or have added without ceasing to be the same thing or...

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The Accidental Triumph of <i>De docta ignorantia</i>

David Albertson.

in Mathematical Theologies

June 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christian Theology; Philosophy of Religion. 14141 words.

This chapter discusses Nicholas of Cusa’s use of Thierry of Chartres’s theology in his first mystical treatise in 1440, the three books of De docta ignorantia (“On Learned Ignorance”). The...

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acosmism

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity — Philosophy.

Denial of the reality of the material world. The term was originally applied or misapplied to Spinoza, but in the nineteenth century was also used to characterize the other worldliness of...

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Active Passivity: Maximus on the Passion of Jesus Christ

Paul M. Blowers.

in Maximus the Confessor

February 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Christianity; Philosophy of Religion. 12054 words.

The “mystery of Christ” is an expansive construction in Maximus’ theology, embracing not only divine incarnation proper but every phase of Christ’s earthly ministry and passion as...

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An Address to Doctors by Pope Francis (15 November 2014): A Doctrinal Mistake and a Lot of Common Sense Presented with Savoir-Faire

Maurizio Mori.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

April 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Christian Life and Practice; Medical Ethics. 10106 words.

The general reaction of the press to Pope Francis’ Address to Doctors has been generally very positive. However, the address is in many ways quite puzzling. Among other things, it contains...

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The Advent of <i>Theologia geometrica</i> in the 1450s

David Albertson.

in Mathematical Theologies

June 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christian Theology; Philosophy of Religion. 14633 words.

This chapter proposes that Cusanus’s breakthrough in the 1450 dialogue Idiota de mente (“The Layman: On Mind”) flowed from an editorial decision. In this work Cusanus decided to utilize...

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