Telling right from wrong without the help of God / Wilson Huhn.

Author
Huhn, Wilson Ray, 1950- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, c2008.
Description
vii, 190 p. ; 22 cm.

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction -- Faith and belief -- God is love -- What religion is good at -- What religion is poor at -- Evolution and the meaning of life -- Religion and self government -- How religion helps us to be better people -- Prayer -- Forgiveness -- The Parables -- The afterlife -- Ethical philosophy -- What if everybody acted like that -- What would they think -- Sportsmanship -- The golden rule -- Moral development -- Values and telling right from wrong -- Application -- The sense of superiority -- Good and evil -- Raising children -- Fatalism -- The death of loved ones -- Life -- Sex -- Anger -- Ritual sin -- Race -- Gender -- Charitable impulses and unintended consequences -- Poverty -- Materialism -- Homosexuality -- Myths -- Professional ethics -- The child sexual abuse scandal -- School prayer -- Addictions -- Sacraments -- War -- Guns -- The war on terror and the rule of law -- Constitutional idolatry -- Nature -- Conflicting responsibilities -- Speaking out -- Conclusion: It's up to us.
ISBN
9781594605369 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008026819
OCLC
221130432
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