BIBL-3713 Contemporary Ethics
This course includes a brief history of ethical theory in Western civilization and a survey of several modern secular ethical systems. These are contrasted with biblical principles and Christian systems during discussions of specific topics such as sexuality, marriage, divorce, abortion, euthanasia, the relation of Christians to the state, wealth and poverty, war and peace, race relations, and social justice. Non-textual. Same as SOCI-3713. This course is normally offered in the fall semester of odd numbered years.