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TMCE 7004 The Moral Dimension of the Christian Life (Summer: 3 )


Course Description

This course provides a foundational and systematic overview of the basic components of Catholic moral theology. The content of the course is an exposition and analysis of topics traditionally treated under the heading of fundamental moral theology: moral character, moral freedom and its limits, the relationship of spirituality and morality, sin and conversion, conscience, the use of scripture in moral reasoning, natural law, the teaching authority of the church in moral matters, the development of moral norms, discernment and moral decision-making.


Instructor(s): James Bretzke, S.J.

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: This 3-credit summer 2016 course will be offered July 18-August 4 (Monday-Thursday)from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Last Updated: 22-Mar-16