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Ch 4: Morality in Western Religion

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Morality in Western Religion - Chapter Summary

Professional instructors present lessons on morality in Western religion in this chapter. As you work through it, you'll review the divine command theory, different perspectives on morality and civil religion in America. Take your time as you complete this chapter at your own pace, and feel free to go back to review any topics over again. You'll find lesson quizzes and a comprehensive chapter test here to help you assess your understanding before moving on to other subjects. After completing this entire chapter, you should be able to do the following:

  • Describe the relationships between morality, religion and law
  • Outline the ethics associated with the divine command theory
  • Differentiate between the morality perspectives of theonomy, heteronomy and autonomy
  • Detail the role of covenant in Biblical morality and law
  • Provide an overview of civil religion in America

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