Deontology, Responsibility, And Equality by Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen

By Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen

Can deontological ethical constraints be justified? while, if ever, are we morally answerable for what we do? How is definitely the right of equality most sensible configured? Deontology, accountability and Equality offers with chosen points of those 3 wide questions that loom huge in ethical and political philosophy.

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In both the Old and the New Testament, we see that He addresses those who carry offense. To put it simply, DON'T BE OFFENDED!! Chapter 6 Dangers of Offense Here are some of the great dangers of entertaining offenses in your heart. 1. Offenses blind people to the truth, to the point they cannot tell the difference between right and wrong. In Jesus' hometown, people became offended to the point they couldn't see the goodness of the Gospel that was coming to them. They criticized that which was good and rejected Jesus' healing power.

So David said to Michal, "It was before the Lord, who chose me instead of your father and all his house, to appoint me ruler over the people of the Lord, over Israel. Therefore I will play music before the Lord. "And I will be even more undignified than this, and will be humble in my own sight. leaping and whirling before the Lord; and she despised him in her heart" (v. 16). Michal had watched David from the window, and she thought he had acted like a fool before all the common people. What was the result of Michal's offense?

If people could get offended over Jesus, they will certainly get offended over you and me! Jesus was perfect, yet they were offended at Him. Let's look at this account in Mark 6:1-6: Then He went out from there and came to His own country, and His disciples followed Him. And when the Sabbath had come, He began to teach in the synagogue. And many hearing Him were astonished, saying, "Where did this Man get these things? And what wisdom is this which is given to Him, that such mighty works are performed by His hands!

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