Finite and Infinite Goods: A Framework for Ethics by Robert Merrihew Adams

By Robert Merrihew Adams

well known student Robert Adams explores the relation among faith and ethics via a finished philosophical account of a theistically-based framework for ethics. Adams' framework starts with the great instead of the best, and with excellence instead of usefulness. He argues that loving the wonderful, of which adoring God is a transparent instance, is the main primary element of a existence good lived. constructing his unique and exact thought, Adams contends that devotion, the sacred, grace, martyrdom, worship, vocation, religion, and different suggestions drawn from spiritual ethics were sorely ignored in ethical philosophy and will improve the feel of moral thought.

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