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Religious Foundations for Global Ethics

by Robert McLaren

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7336768M
ISBN 100131484729
ISBN 109780131484726

The saving mission of Jesus constitutes the foundation for Christian mission, and the Christian gospel is its message. This second edition of a classic NSBT volume emphasizes how the Bible presents a continuing narrative of God's mission, providing a robust historical and chronological backbone to the unfolding of the early Christian mission. While comparative assessment of the ethics of different religious groups is an ancient and widespread pursuit, the modern field of comparative religious ethics arguably dates from the founding of Author: Aaron Stalnaker.

The need for a parallel study of the values held by different religious communities in the western world has never been stronger, and this book draws together authors respected in six significant traditions to explore the ethical foundations of Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Judaism and Christianity. American India Foundation. American Indian College Fund. American Near East Refugee Aid. American Red Cross. Amici del Mondo World Friends Onlus. Amref Health Africa. Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Artforum Culture Foundation. Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization. The Asia Foundation. Association L'APPEL. Association of Gospel Rescue Missions.

Its purpose is to explore, not religious foundations for human rights in general, but religious theories of one particular class of human rights, namely rights to religious liberty. It deserves to find a place on the shelves of any library of Christian ethics, comparative religion, law and politics. Having taught on ethics in Africa for almost a decade, James Nkansah-Obrempong presents a work that goes some way to addressing the dearth of materials on ethics that combine African social, religious, cultural and moral values with biblical and theological : Langham Creative Projects.


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