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Love and the dignity of human life issues concerning nature and natural law in the present cultural situation by Robert Spaemann

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Published by W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Doctrines,
  • Dignity,
  • Love,
  • Catholic Church,
  • Brain death

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRobert Spaemann ; foreword by David L. Schindler
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV4639 .S655 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24896622M
ISBN 109780802866936
LC Control Number2011026646

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Reason alone is sufficient to recognize the inviolable value of each single human life, but if we also look at the issue from the standpoint of faith, “every violation of the personal dignity of the human being cries out in vengeance to God and is an offense against the creator of the individual” (Christifideles Laici, 37). Buy a cheap copy of Love and the Dignity of Human Life: On book by Robert Spaemann. Free shipping over $ God?s Love as the Ground and Measure of Human Dignity Dignity in the Church Fathers and Medieval Theology Dignity Without Limits Pride and Shame Dignity and Love Human Dignity as a Relation to God Dignity and Envy The Reconciliation of Heaven and Earth Competition Transcended A Life of Faith, Hope and Love The Modern Self Reborn. human dignity. About For Books Love and the Dignity of Human Life: On - Common Dreams Views Robert Spaemann books Love and the Dignity of Human - Essays in Anthropology: Variations on a Theme. By Robert Spaemann. Translated by Guido de Graaf and James Mumford. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, Natural.