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Moral and tirual precepts compared

William Newman

Moral and tirual precepts compared

in a pastoral letter to the Baptist church, at Bow, Middlesex; : including some remarks on the Rev. Robert Hall"s "Terms of Communion".

by William Newman

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Published by H. Teape, printer, Tower Hill, sold by Button and Son, Paternoster Row in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hall, Robert, -- 1764-1831.

  • Edition Notes

    Date not given in imprint; taken from heading of letter.

    Other titlesTerms of Communion.
    StatementBy William Newman, D.D..
    ContributionsTeape, H., printer., Button and Son
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[3],4-40p. ;
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18533147M

    2 Moral precepts and society Legislators, religious teachers, rhetoricians, politicians, philosophers and social reformers down the ages have contemplated this dilemma with-out ever reaching any consensus as to which sort of behaviour should be regarded as in absolute terms preferable. At File Size: KB. rules are still called precepts (si la) or ways of training (sikkha pada) and, at first sight, are not differentiated in nature from the basic five precepts enumerated ore, since the five precepts are moral rules, it is quite common for practitioners to also Author: Alastair Gornall.

      A precept is a commandment or direction given as a rule of action or conduct. On the other hand, a principle is a primary truth from which other truths are derived. In Christian speak, a precept is black ink on white paper where someone quotes you chapter and verse with the understanding that there is one and only one meaning of this truth. Natural Law – Secondary Precepts Natural Law is a deontological theory, based on duty [. Duty based theories contain rules that we must follow, rather than judging something of value (pleasure/ happiness/fulfilment of preferences etc.) that we need to bring about. The Secondary Precepts are .

    Start studying History Chapter Exam. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The Book of the Golden Precepts is, according to H. P. Blavatsky, a very old book that remains unknown by scholars and the general says this is " one of the works put into the hands of mystic students in the East". It is composed by a collection of treatises of Buddhist and pre-Buddhist origin.


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QUESTION The Moral Precepts of the Old Law We next have to consider each of the types of precept in the Old Law—first, the moral precepts (question ); second, the ceremonial precepts (questions ); and third, the judicial precepts (questions ).

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