Special attention is paid to the ensuing challenge of understanding and respecting the lovers’ personal autonomy in all three contexts. Accordingly, the essays in this volume are divided into three thematic sections.
Author: Rachel Fedock
That the character of individuals rather than social systems and arrangements is the guarantee of justice in society . 4. That appeals to love , justice , good will , and brotherhood are bound to be efficacious in the end .
Author: Reinhold Niebuhr
Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
'[A]ny illusion of a world of perfect love without these imperfect harmonies of justice must ultimately turn the dream of love into a nightmare of tyranny and injustice.'40 The other 'light' given by the love ethic of Jesus is its ...
Author: Elizabeth Phillips
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
The necessity for love goes beyond justice in that without love the inspiration to build, create, maintain, and sustain culture seems impossible. Love inspires and informs all human activity in the things we love to pursue.
Author: John Corrigan
Publisher: Lexington Books
Both personal and scholarly in tone, this book encourages readers to think theologically, ethically, and politically about the statement that declares: “God loves diversity and justice.” The multi-religious, multi-ethnic, multi ...
Author: Susanne Scholz
Publisher: Lexington Books
Speaking with understanding and force, Tillich offers a basic analysis of love, power, justice, and all concepts fundamental in the mutual relations of people, of social groups, and of humankind to God.
Author: Paul Tillich
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
story of God's love in Messiah Jesus. The language of justice inherently deals with something that has gone wrong and needs to be rectified. Of course that is the case everywhere on the human scene, in and among the nations and across ...
Author: Douglas Harink
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
earth” (Jeremiah 9:23); “The king's might is to love justice (mishpat); Thou hast established equity; justice and love (mishpat and zedakah) hast thou made in Jacob” (Psalms 99:4). Ezekiel begins his description of the righteous man ...
Author: Leo Adler
Publisher: Urim Publications
vindicates Zeus' justice by inferring from the corrupting character of wealth that Zeus is poor and hence just. ... The Plutos vindicates the dethronement of Zeus through vindicating the love of wealth, rather than the love of justice.
Author: Leo Strauss
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
I'd been thinking about Love's Justice and I asked him, “How can I kill someone in a prison and not be seen?” My big brother, who'd grown up with such questions, answered me without even a blink. (I'm not going to tell you what he said.
Author: Rionna Morgan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
In the world as we know it the love seen to perfection in Jesus' sacrifice of himself on the cross presses us to aim at justice, yet always judges every human achievement of justice. For this is always going to be limited and ...
Author: Malcolm Brown
Publisher: Church House Publishing