Category Archives: Ethics

And The Winner Is…

Congratulations to Doug Wilson on winning last week’s book giveaway. Doug won a copy of Sustaining Ministry by Sondra Wheeler. Thanks to all who participated! Advertisements

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Book Giveaway

This week I’m offering Sustaining Ministry: Foundations and Practices for Serving Faithfully, by Sondra Wheeler. Here are the catalog description and table of contents: This book offers an account of the moral foundations of pastoral ethics and the underlying dynamics … Continue reading

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And The Winner Is…

Congratulations to Dwight Gingrich on winning last week’s book giveaway. Dwight won a copy of Ethics for Christian Ministry by Joe E. Trull and R. Robert Creech. Thanks to all who participated!

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Book Giveaway

This week I’m offering Ethics for Christian Ministry: Moral Formation for 21st-Century Leaders, by Joe E. Trull and R. Robert Creech. Here are the catalog description and table of contents: This one-of-a-kind resource in professional ethics helps Christian leaders maintain … Continue reading

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Book Giveaway

This week I’m offering The Minister as Moral Theologian: Ethical Dimensions of Pastoral Leadership by Sondra Wheeler. Here are the catalog description and table of contents: The ordinary practice of ministry requires pastors and Christian leaders to serve as moral … Continue reading

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Does Rev. 9:21 Prohibit Abortion?

I’ve been grazing through Peter Williamson’s new commentary on Revelation in the Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture series. Revelation 9:21 reads “Nor did they repent of their murders, their magic arts, their sexual immorality or their thefts.” (NIV) The phrase … Continue reading

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In preparation for our upcoming forum on homosexuality I’m reading a lot on the topic. Here are just a few quotes I found interesting. All italics are original with the author. From Torn by Justin Lee “But suppose two people … Continue reading

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