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  1. Political Ethics (2009). Studies in Christian Ethics. Studies in Christian Ethics 22 (1):48-56.score: 570.0
    The Sermon on the Mount is not abstract idealism. It connects to our political contest not least because it insists on the big questions of purpose and ends and how society should be ordered. Rooted in the Old Testament focus on the fair distribution of wealth (ensuring the poor get priority) – cf. Proverbs 2, 8, 9, 14, 15, 29 – the Sermon is a programme for social citizenship and local community development.
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  2. Alvin Daniel Mattson (1947). Christian Ethics. Rock Island, Ill.,Augustana Book Concern.score: 142.5
     
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  3. Oswald Bayer & M. Alan (eds.) (1996). Worship and Ethics: Lutherans and Anglicans in Dialogue. Walter De Gruyter.score: 121.5
    The Anglican Tradition of Moral Theology Alan M. Suggate Hooker and the via media For the English who experienced the impact of the Reformation on the ...
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  4. Gerard J. Hughes (1978/1984). Authority in Morals: An Essay in Christian Ethics. Georgetown University Press.score: 114.0
     
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  5. Robin Gill (1991/2004). Christian Ethics in Secular Worlds. T & T Clark International.score: 112.5
    A challenging book examining issues such as biotechnology, AIDS and nuclear weapons and demonstrating that Christian ethics has something important and ...
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  6. David Hollenbach (2002). The Common Good and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 112.5
    The Common Good and Christian Ethics rethinks the ancient tradition of the common good in a way that addresses contemporary social divisions, both urban and global. David Hollenbach draws on social analysis, moral philosophy, and theological ethics to chart new directions in both urban life and global society. He argues that the division between the middle class and the poor in major cities and the challenges of globalisation require a new commitment to the common good and that (...)
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  7. David Fergusson (1998). Community, Liberalism, and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 112.5
    This book explores some current issues on the borderland between moral philosophy and Christian theology. Particular attention is paid to the issues at stake between liberals and communitarians and the dispute between realists, non-realists and quasi-realists. In the course of the discussion the writings of Alasdair MacIntyre, George Lindbeck and Stanley Hauerwas are examined. While sympathetic to many of the typical features of post-liberalism, the argument is critical at selected points in seeking to defend realism and accommodate some aspects (...)
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  8. Robert Gascoigne (2001). The Public Forum and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 112.5
    This book addresses the question of the communication of Christian ethics in the public forum of liberal, pluralist societies. Drawing on debates in philosophy, theology and sociological theory, it relates the problem of communication to fundamental questions about the nature of liberal societies and the identity of Christian faith and the Christian community. With particular emphasis on Kantian and neo-Kantian ethics, it explores the link between autonomy and community in liberal societies. The theology of communio, (...)
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  9. Michael C. Banner (1999). Christian Ethics and Contemporary Moral Problems. Cambridge University Press.score: 112.5
    This book addresses such key ethical issues as euthanasia, the environment, biotechnology, abortion, the family, sexual ethics, and the distribution of health care resources. Michael Banner argues that the task of Christian ethics is to understand the world and humankind in the light of the credal affirmations of the Christian faith, and to explicate this understanding in its significance for human action through a critical engagement with the concerns, claims and problems of other ethics. He (...)
     
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  10. Carl E. Braaten (1974). Eschatology and Ethics. Minneapolis,Augsburg Pub. House.score: 111.0
     
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  11. Werner Elert (1957). The Christian Ethos. Philadelphia, Muhlenberg Press.score: 111.0
     
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  12. Albino Barrera (2005). Economic Compulsion and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 105.0
    Markets can often be harsh in compelling people to make unpalatable economic choices any reasonable person would not take under normal conditions. Thus workers laid off in mid-career accept lower paid jobs that are beneath their professional experience for want of better alternatives. Economic migrants leave their families and cross borders (legally or illegally) in search of a livelihood and countless Third World families rely on child labor to supplement meagre household incomes. These are examples of economic compulsion, an all-too-frequent (...)
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  13. Gert[from old catalog] Borgenstierna (1965). Moral Och Ord. Stockholm, Diakonistyrelsen.score: 102.0
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  14. Alberts Freijs (2009). Dievs Cilvēku Pasaulē: Latviešu Reliģiski Ētiskie Meklējumi 20. Gadsimta 1. Pusē. Lu Filozofijas Un Socioloģijas Institūts.score: 102.0
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  15. Alberts Freijs (2009). Dievs Cilvēku Pasaulē: Latviešu Reliģiski Ētiskie Meklējumi 20. Lu Filozofijas Un Socioloģijas Institūts.score: 102.0
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  16. Ulrich H. J. Körtner (ed.) (2004). Christliche Ethik--Evangelische Ethik?: Das Ethische Im Konflikt der Interpretationen. Neukirchener.score: 102.0
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  17. Dorus Paul Rudisill (1971). Love Activates and Acts. New York,Poseidon Books.score: 102.0
     
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  18. Basilea Schlink (1967). And None Would Believe It. Grand Rapids, Zondervan Pub. House.score: 102.0
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  19. P. H. Sedgwick (1999). The Market Economy and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 100.0
    Peter Sedgwick explores the relation of a theology of justice to that of human identity in the context of the market economy, and engages with critics of capitalism and the market. He examines three aspects of the market economy: firstly, how does it shape personal identity, through consumption and the experience of paid employment in relation to the work ethic? Secondly, what impact does the global economy have on local cultures? Finally, as manufacturing changes out of all recognition through the (...)
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  20. Nigel Biggar (2011). Behaving in Public: How to Do Christian Ethics. W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co..score: 99.0
    Integrity, not distinctiveness -- Tense consensus -- Which public? -- Can a theological argument behave? -- So, what is the church good for? -- Conclusion: the via media: a Barthian Thomism.
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  21. F. R. Barry (1966). Christian Ethics and Secular Society. London, Hodder & Stoughton.score: 99.0
     
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  22. Josef Fuchs (1984). Christian Ethics in a Secular Arena. Gill and Macmillan.score: 99.0
     
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  23. Ronald P. Hamel & Kenneth R. Himes (eds.) (1989). Introduction to Christian Ethics: A Reader. Paulist Press.score: 99.0
     
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  24. D. J. B. Hawkins (1963). Christian Ethics. New York, Hawthorn Books.score: 99.0
     
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  25. A. D. Mattson (1938). Christian Ethics: The Basis and Content of the Christian Life. Augustana Book Concern.score: 99.0
     
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  26. Karl H. Peschke (1997). Christian Ethics: Moral Theology in the Light of Vatican Ii. C. Goodliffe Neale.score: 99.0
     
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  27. Lucien Richard (1988). Is There a Christian Ethics? Paulist Press.score: 99.0
     
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  28. Dietrich Von Hildebrand (1953). Christian Ethics. New York, D. Mckay Co..score: 99.0
     
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  29. Leo R. Ward (1952). Christian Ethics. St. Louis, Herder.score: 99.0
     
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  30. Svend Andersen (2001). Theological Ethics, Moral Philosophy, and Natural Law. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 4 (4):349-364.score: 95.5
    The article deals with the relationship between theological ethics and moral philosophy. The former is seen as a theoretical reflection on Christian ethics, the latter as one on secular ethics. The main questions asked are: (1) Is there one and only one pre-theoretical knowledge about acting rightly? (2) Does philosophy provide us with the theoretical framework for understanding both Christian and secular ethics? Both questions are answered in the negative. In the course of argument, (...)
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  31. Joseph J. Kotva (1996). The Christian Case for Virtue Ethics. Georgetown University Press.score: 94.5
    "This fine work's ample documentation should gladden the scholarly reader while its accessible prose & well-organized presentation will make it useful for ...
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  32. Oswald Bayer (2007). Freedom in Response: Lutheran Ethics: Sources and Controversies. Oxford University Press.score: 94.5
    This volume represents a translation of the majority of the essays in one of those collections.
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  33. David Brown (1983). Choices: Ethics and the Christian. B. Blackwell.score: 94.5
     
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  34. Michael S. Northcott (1996). The Environment and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 86.0
    This book is about the extent, origins and causes of the environmental crisis. Dr Northcott argues that Christianity has lost the biblical awareness of the inter-connectedness of all life. He shows how Christian theologians and believers might recover a more ecologically friendly belief system and life style. The author provides an important corrective to secular approaches to environmental ethics, including utilitarian individualism, animal rights theories and deep ecology. He contends that neither the stewardship tradition, nor the panentheist or (...)
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  35. E. Clinton Gardner (1995). Justice and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 86.0
    Justice and Christian Ethics is a study in the meaning and foundations of justice in modern society. Written from a theological perspective, its focus is upon the interaction of religion and law in their common pursuit of justice. Consideration is given, first, to the historical roots of justice in the classical tradition of virtue (Aristotle and Aquinas) and in the biblical ideas of covenant and the righteousness of God. Subsequent chapters trace the relationships between justice, law, and virtue (...)
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  36. Roger H. Crook (2006). An Introduction to Christian Ethics. Pearson Education.score: 86.0
    Introduction: to the student -- Ethics and Christian ethics -- An overview of ethics -- Definitions -- Subject matter -- Assumptions -- Cautions -- Alternatives to Christian ethics -- Religious systems -- Judaism -- Islam -- Hinduism -- Buddhism -- Humanism -- Objectivism -- Behaviorism -- Alternatives within Christian ethics -- Obedience to external authority -- In Roman Catholicism -- In Protestantism -- Responsibility for personal decisions -- What am I to do? (...)
     
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  37. Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1995). Ethics. Simon & Schuster.score: 84.8
    The Christian does not live in a vacuum, says the author, but in a world of government, politics, labor, and marriage. Hence, Christian ethics cannot exist in a vacuum what the Christian needs, claims Dietrich Bonhoeffer, is concrete instruction in a concrete situation. Although the author died before completing his work, this book is recognized as a major contribution to Christian ethics. The root and ground of Christian ethics, the author says, is (...)
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  38. J. Philip Wogaman (2009). Moral Dilemmas: An Introduction to Christian Ethics. Westminster John Knox Press.score: 84.5
    Introduction -- Part I: Starting points -- Some decisions are easier than others -- Easy decisions -- More difficult decisions -- Moral dilemmas -- The deep basis of the moral life -- Practical decision making -- Why ethics is ultimately religious -- Acceptable and unacceptable forms of revelation -- The useful incomplete ness of religious tradition -- Moral virtue and character -- Intuition and deliberation in moral decision-making -- The absolute and the relative in moral life -- Have we (...)
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  39. William Schweiker (1995). Responsibility and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 84.5
    The purpose of this book is to formulate a way of thinking about issues of power, moral identity, and ethical norms by developing a theory of responsibility from a specifically theological viewpoint; the author thereby makes clear the significance for Christian commitment of current reflection on moral responsibility. The concept of responsibility is relatively new in ethics, but the drastic extension of human power through various technological developments has lately thrown into question the way human beings conceive of (...)
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  40. Ilsup Ahn (2012). Between Mt. Moriah and Mt. Golgotha: How is Christian Ethics Possible? Journal of Religious Ethics 40 (4):629-652.score: 84.0
    In this paper, I explore a new way of understanding Christian ethics by critically interconnecting the theological meanings of the Aqedah ("binding") narrative of Mt. Moriah and the Passion story of Mt. Golgotha. Through an in-depth critical-theological investigation of the relation between these two biblical events, I argue that Christian ethics is possible not so much as a moralization or as a literalistic divine command theory, but rather as a "covenantal-existential" response to God's will in the (...)
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  41. Samuel Waje Kunhiyop (2004). African Christian Ethics. Baraka Press.score: 81.0
    Introduction to the study of African Christian ethics -- Foundations of contemporary African ethics -- Foundations of Western ethics -- Foundations of Christian ethics -- Foundations of African Christian ethics -- Applying African Christian ethics -- Church and state -- War and violence -- Strikes -- Poverty -- Corruption -- Fund-raising -- Procreation and infertility -- Reproductive technologies -- Contraception -- Polygamy -- Domestic violence -- Divorce and remarriage -- Widows (...)
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  42. Michael C. Banner (2009). Christian Ethics: A Brief History. Wiley-Blackwell.score: 81.0
    This book steers readers through these issues, providing a clear and decisive history of the main figures and texts in Christian ethics.
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  43. Didier Pollefeyt (ed.) (2004). Incredible Forgiveness: Christian Ethics Between Fanaticism and Reconciliation. Peeters.score: 81.0
    Christian ethics is threatened today by two opposite dangers: on the one hand, violence by moral and religious fanatics and on the other hand, too-easy ...
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  44. Robin Gill (2006). Health Care and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 81.0
    How can Christian ethics make a significant contribution to health care ethics in today's Western, pluralistic society? Robin Gill examines the 'moral gaps' in secular accounts of health care ethics and the tensions within specifically theological accounts. He explores the healing stories in the Synoptic Gospels, identifying four core virtues present within them - compassion, care, faith and humility - that might bring greater depth to a purely secular interpretation of health care ethics. Each of (...)
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  45. Stanley Hauerwas & Samuel Wells (eds.) (2004). The Blackwell Companion to Christian Ethics. Blackwell Pub..score: 81.0
    The Blackwell Companion to Christian Ethics presents a comprehensive and systematic exposition of Christian ethics, seen through the lens of Christian worship.
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  46. Samuel Wells (ed.) (2010). Christian Ethics: An Introductory Reader. Wiley-Blackwell.score: 81.0
    The story of God -- The story of the church -- The story of ethics -- The story of Christian ethics -- Universal ethics -- Subversive ethics -- Ecclesial ethics -- Good order -- Good life -- Good relationships -- Good beginnings and endings -- Good earth.
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  47. Albino Barrera (2010). Market Complicity and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press.score: 81.0
    Machine generated contents note: Preface; Part I. Theory: Material Cooperation in Economic Life: 1. The nature of material cooperation and moral complicity; 2. Complicity in what?: The problem of accumulative harms; 3. Too small and morally insignificant? The problem of overdetermination; 4. Who is morally responsible in the chain of causation? The problem of interdependence; Part II. Application: A Typology of Market-Mediated Complicity: A. Hard Complicity: 5. Benefiting from and enabling wrongdoing; 6. Precipitating gratuitous harms; B. Soft Complicity: 7. Leaving (...)
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  48. D. Stephen Long (2010). Christian Ethics: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford University Press.score: 81.0
    This book provides both a short history of Christian ethics and looks at itsbasic sources as they arise from Judaism, Greco-Roman ethics, andChristianity.
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  49. Brian Brock (2007). Singing the Ethos of God: On the Place of Christian Ethics in Scripture. William B. Eerdmans Pub..score: 81.0
    Introduction: the problem of estrangement from Scripture in Christian ethics -- Learning about reading the Bible for ethics -- Reading self-consciously : the hermeneutic solution -- Reading together : the communitarian solution -- Focusing reading : the biblical ethics solution -- Reading doctrinally : the biblical theology solution -- Reading as meditation : the exegetical theology solution -- Listening to the saints encountering the ethos of Scripture -- Augustine's ethos of salvific confession -- Luther's ethos of (...)
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  50. Samuel Wells (2010). Introducing Christian Ethics. Wiley-Blackwell.score: 81.0
    Written by two well-known theologians, the book encompasses Christian ethics in its entirety, but also offers a new way of viewing this subject.
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