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Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics: Part Three: Orthodox Social Issues (Wholeness of Faith & Life Series: Orthodox Christian Ethics)

by Stanley S. Harakas

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Published by Holy Cross Orthodox Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian moral & pastoral theology,
  • Christian Theology - Ethics,
  • Christianity - Orthodox,
  • Christian ethics,
  • Christianity - Orthodox Churches,
  • Church and social problems,
  • Orthodox Eastern Church,
  • Religion,
  • Religion / General,
  • Stanley S. Harakas,
  • Religion / Orthodox Churches,
  • Religion - World Religions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12174877M
    ISBN 101885652305
    ISBN 109781885652300

    Virtue ethics in particular depends on carefully pursuing the virtuous mean between the vicious poles on either extreme. To flatten virtue ethics to an ecological virtue ethics runs the risk of neglecting virtues warranted in pursuing poverty relief, protecting life, and defending truth, for : Andrew J. Spencer.   Editor’s Note: This article is part of an October series of posts on the Reformation and Protestantism written by O&H authors and guest writers marking the th anniversary of the nailing of Martin Luther’s 95 theses to the church door at Wittenberg on Octo Articles are written by Orthodox Christians and discuss not just the Reformation as a historical.

    In Divine Magician, each part comes into play as he explores a radical view of interacting with the world in love. Rollins argues that the Christian event, reenacted in the Eucharist, is indeed a type of magic trick, one that is echoed in the great vanishing acts performed by magicians throughout the ages/5(63).   Fr. Stanley Harakas notes the undeveloped status of social ethics in Eastern Orthodoxy most especially on peace studies: There are few Orthodox writers and thinkers who have dealt deeply and thoughtfully with these issues. Still fewer, if any, have provided theoretical underpinning for a consistent and authentic Orthodox Christian Social Ethic.

      The Orthodox Christian teaching on marriage and sexuality, firmly grounded in Holy Scripture, two millennia of Church Tradition, and canon Law, holds that the sacrament of marriage consists in the union of a man and a woman, and that authentic marriage reflects the sacred unity that exists between Christ and His Bride, the Church. 1. Christianity teaches that human beings were created good by a loving God. While being prone to sin and in need of grace, they are partners in accomplishing God's plan for existence.


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Ethics & Ecology (14) Living In God`s Creation: Orthodox Perspectives on Ecology WHOLENESS OF FAITH AND LIFE: ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN ETHICS - PART THREE ORTHODOX SOCIAL ETHICS. Author: FR. STANLEY HARAKAS #: Part of a three volume series which together unfold a foundation for the study of ethics from an Orthodox perspective.

Volume Three. HARAKAS, STANLEY S. Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, Part 3: Orthodox Social Ethics. Brookline, Mass.: Holy Cross Orthodox Press, xiv+ pp. $ (paper). "Orthodoxy may be likened to a jewel," writes Stanley Harakas, "which displays its wholeness through the multiplicity of its facets" (part 3, p.

The. Part three of RCB, “Christian Bioethics, Moral Pluralism, and the Hope for a Common Morality,” consists of five essays, the first three of which challenge the “all or nothing” dichotomies that undergird to Engelhardt’s rejection of secular rationality as the basis for shared morality, as well as his account of traditional Christian Cited by: 2.

While secular ethics has been studied quite intensely through a variety of theories, the issue of Christian Ethics especially within the framework of Orthodox Church did not evoke strong interest. Wolfhart Pannenberg, "The Kingdom of God and the Foundation of Ethics," in Theology and the Kingdom of God (Philadelphia: Westminster, ), James M Childs, Jr., Faith, Formation, and Decision (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, ), This is a crucial point on which I.

Twenty years ago, Fr. Stanley S. Harakas, the dean of Orthodox Christian moral theologians in America, summarized the assumptions of the “secularist perspective” that reflects what he called “secular bioethics” in his book Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics (Part Three).

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, with its headquarters located in the City of New York, is an Eparchy of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, The mission of the Archdiocese is to proclaim the Gospel of Christ, to teach and spread the Orthodox Christian faith, to energize, cultivate, and guide the life of the Church in the United States of America according to the Orthodox.

Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, Part 1: Patristic Ethics by Stanley S. Harakas; Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, Part 2: Church Life Ethics by Stanley S.

Harakas; Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, Part 3: Orthodox Social Ethics by Stanley S. Harakas (pp. Each of these could be developed at book-length. What follows is merely an indication of the way Christian medical ethics must be informed and guided by the church’s theology.

Orthodox ethics, and particularly medical or bio-ethics that deals specifically with issues of life and death, is based on the following presuppositions: 1.

(New York, ), include helpful chapters dealing with Christian ethics. Stanley S. Harakas's Toward Transfigured Life (Minneapolis, ) and Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, 3 vols.

(Brookline, Mass., ), provide a systematic Christian ethics from the Greek Orthodox tradition that includes valuable historical data.

Orthodox Judaism is a collective term for the traditionalist branches of contemporary Rabbinic Judaism. Theologically, it is chiefly defined by regarding the Torah, both Written and Oral, as literally revealed by God on Mount Sinai and faithfully transmitted ever since. Orthodox Judaism therefore advocates a strict observance of Jewish Law, or halakha, which is to be interpreted and.

Well since theology is the study of God, I would have to say that the primary deficit in non-Orthodox books of theology (at least from an Orthodox perspective) is that they are wrong. Also, Orthodoxy has never been overly concerned with systematically organizing anything.

It is probably the single most disorganized organized religion I've ever. Applied Ethics; Meta-Ethics; Normative Ethics; Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality; Philosophy of Law; Social and Political Philosophy; Value Theory, Miscellaneous; Science, Logic, and Mathematics. Science, Logic, and Mathematics; Logic and Philosophy of Logic; Philosophy of Biology; Philosophy of Cognitive Science; Philosophy of.

This brief outline of Orthodox Faith necessarily but touches upon a number of more involved issues. If you would like to find out more, we would welcome your inquiries. Some Facts about Orthodoxy There are some million Orthodox Christians in the world.

Most Christians in Greece, Romania, Bulgaria and Serbia, Russia and Ukraine are Orthodox. The Slavic Native Faith, commonly known as Rodnovery, and rarely as Slavic Neopaganism, is a modern Pagan fied as a new religious movement, its practitioners harken back to the historical belief systems of the Slavic peoples of Central and Eastern Europe.

"Rodnovery" is a widely accepted self-descriptor within the community, although there are Rodnover organisations which. This clear and accessible introduction describes the life of the Orthodox Churches of the Christian East from the accession of the Emperor Constantine in up to the year It explores the nature of the various churches of the Christian East, both Chalcedonian and non-Chalcedonian Orthodox, the Church of the East, and Greek Catholic Churches.

(New York, ), include helpful chapters dealing with Christian ethics. Stanley S. Harakas's Toward Transfigured Life (Minneapolis, ) and Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, 3 vols. (Brookline, Mass., ), provide a systematic Christian ethics from the Greek Orthodox tradition that includes valuable historical data.

Stanley Harakas, Toward Transfigured Life: The Theoria of Eastern Orthodox Ethics (). ISBN ; Stanley Harakas, Wholeness of Faith and Life: Eastern Orthodox Ethics. Vol. 1: Patristic Ethics ISBN Vol. 2: Church Life Ethics () ISBN Vol.

3: Orthodox Social Ethics () ISBN Full text of "Phenomenology and Social Construction Within Orthodox Theology" See other formats. The goal of the Christian life is union with God, to be partakers of His Divine Life.

Sin rejects that true existence and moves us away from God and towards a spiral of non-being. Thus, our issues are not moral in nature (obeying things because they are right, etc.) but ontological in nature.

The great choice of humanity is between union with.