Hardback
October 21, 2002
9780878403790
English
320
9.00 Inches (US)
6.00 Inches (US)
1.3 Pounds (US)
$71.95 USD, £54.00 GBP
v2.1 Reference
Paperback / softback
October 21, 2002
9780878403806
English
320
9.00 Inches (US)
6.00 Inches (US)
.95 Pounds (US)
$29.95 USD, £22.50 GBP
v2.1 Reference

A Call to Fidelity

On the Moral Theology of Charles E. Curran

A Call to Fidelity seeks to thoughtfully examine and critically evaluate the contributions that Charles E. Curran has made to the field of Catholic moral theology over the past forty years. It also seeks to assess the development of specific topics in contemporary moral theology to which Curran has made his unique mark, particularly in fundamental ethics, sexual and medical ethics, social and political ethics, and topics related to dialogue with other traditions and approaches to Catholic ethics.

Reviewing the many years of his influential writings, thought, and scholarship, fourteen distinguished scholars examine his contributions and the current state of the topics under discussion-which are as far ranging as academic freedom, birth control, gay and lesbian relationships, and feminism. Each contributor also provides a critical evaluation of Curran's work and outlines how these areas will hold or undergo transformation as the church looks toward its relationship with society and culture in the coming decades.

Reviews

"This is a collection of high quality essays on issues within moral theology that need continuing systematic reflection and study. It is an appropriate work to honour the achievements of priest and scholar Charles E. Curran who has boldly pursued the question of the demands of the Christian moral life in a changing world."—Irish Theological Quarterly

"Highly recommended for graduate courses in moral theology, this text is a tightly written set of essays that gives one much to sort through. A Call to Fidelity is a cartography of promise. It belongs in theologian's hands and should be held in libraries."—HORIZONS

Georgetown University Press
Moral Traditions

9780878403790 : a-call-to-fidelity-walter-o-connell-shannon
Hardback
320 Pages
$71.95 USD
9780878403806 : a-call-to-fidelity-walter-o-connell-shannon
Paperback / softback
320 Pages
$29.95 USD

Other Titles by James J. Walter

Artificial Nutrition and Hydration and the Permanently Unconscious Patient

edited by Ronald P. Hamel, James J. Walter
Oct 2007 - Georgetown University Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$34.95 USD - Electronic book text

Other Titles by Thomas A. Shannon

Let Them Go Free

Thomas A. Shannon, Charles N. Faso
Apr 2007 - Georgetown University Press
$9.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$9.95 USD - Electronic book text

The Context of Casuistry

edited by James F. Keenan, Thomas A. Shannon
Sep 1995 - Georgetown University Press
$65.95 USD - Hardback
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Other Titles from Moral Traditions

Radical Sufficiency

Christine Firer Hinze
Feb 2021 - Georgetown University Press
$119.95 USD - Hardback
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$39.95 USD - Electronic book text

The Structures of Virtue and Vice

Daniel J. Daly
Feb 2021 - Georgetown University Press
$134.95 USD - Hardback
$44.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$44.95 USD - Electronic book text

Reimagining Human Rights

William O'Neill
Jan 2021 - Georgetown University Press
$134.95 USD - Hardback
$44.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$44.95 USD - Electronic book text

Other Titles in RELIGION / Christian Theology / Ethics

Thomas Aquinas on Faith, Hope, and Love

Christopher Kaczor
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Thomas Aquinas on the Cardinal Virtues

Christopher Kaczor
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Counsels of Imperfection

Edward Hadas
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Other Titles in Theology

Master of Penance

Atria Larson
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Personal Catholicism

Martin X. Moleski, SJ
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Europe (c. 1400-1458)

Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini
Aug 2019 - The Catholic University of America Press
$69.95 USD - Hardback
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback