Historical And Theological Foundations Of Law

Author: John Eidsmoe M. DIV
ISBN: 9780990377467
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The truths contained in these volumes will reverberate to future generations who may well need reminding, even as needed today, of the foundations as well as the Founder of the unique American system of Law.

The Philosophy Of Law In Historical Perspective

Author: Carl Joachim Friedrich
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226264660
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In addition, Smith asserts a complete sovereignty toward other sovereigns which
is quite in keeping with earlier law and the statutes adopted under Henry VIII and
Elizabeth I. No English king ever received the crown from an emperor or pope, so
the argument runs, and therefore ... His work is very notable for its almost
Scholastic explorations of the theological foundations of legal philosophy. ... He
does so in opposition to James Bryce, Studies in History and Jurisprudence (
1901), p.

Natural Law And Evangelical Political Thought

Author: Jesse Covington
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739173235
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The historic Christian tradition, without equivocation, answers affirmatively to both
questions. Ever since the BarthBrunner controversy Protestant theology has been
riddled with suspicion and skepticism vis-à-vis natural law, and it would appear
that the influence of Barth has been dominant. With few exceptions, it is difficult to
identify any Protestant theologian or ethicist of note to this day who has robustly
championed the natural law.80 In times of cultural crisis, when social, legal, and ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Church And State In The United States

Author: Derek H. Davis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190208783
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Westminster, MD: Newman Press, 1954. Ellul, Jacques. The Theological
Foundation of Law. trans. Marguerite Weiser. London: SCM Press, 1961. Kamen,
Henry. The Rise of Toleration. New York: McGrawHill, 1967. Norwood, Frederick
A. Strangers and Exiles: A History of Religious Refugees. 2 vols. Nashville, TN:
Abingdon Press, 1969. O'Donovan, Oliver and Joan Lockwood O'Donovan, eds.
From Irenaeus to Grotius: A Sourcebook in Christian Political Thought. Grand
Rapids, MI: ...

New Commentary On The Code Of Canon Law

Author: John P. Beal
Publisher: Paulist Press
ISBN: 9780809140664
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Another means of interpreting the law is to seek to uncover the purpose of the law
(ratio legis). Each law has a specific purpose, besides the overarching purpose of
canon law itself, which is the spiritual welfare of the faithful, the salus animarum (
cf. c. 1752). As noted above, the specific purpose of the law is sometimes
discernible from the context, for example, in the introduction to or theological
foundations of a juridical text.105 Often, however, the purpose of the "These are
not steps ...

The Roman Foundations Of The Law Of Nations

Author: Benedict Kingsbury
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199599874
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This book explores ways in which both the theory and the practice of international politics was built upon Roman private and public law foundations on a variety of issues including the organization and limitation of war, peace settlements, ...