Sub-subject: Ten Commandments: fundaments of Christian Ethics. Syllabus:
Sample of the Sub-subject: fundaments of Christian Ethics
Sub-Subject Description: Christian Ethics.
“To end the war through the word and search for peacekeeping with peace and not with war is a higher glory that to kill men with the sword.” Epistle 229
Jesus said that was not enough to believe. Also, it was necessary to fulfil these Ten Commandments:
Not fulfil these commandments considered a grave sin. We could summarise the essence of these commandments as:
“Love God above all things and love your neighbour as yourself.”
As we can see; it is a version of the golden rule.
The first three are virtually exclusive to the religions of the book or even to Sikhs, but the remaining seven are ethical principles shared with other higher religions, although not explicitly mentioned in each one of them.
This fundamental universal principle is “You shall not kill” is shared by all faiths, although as discussed in other religions it is possible extends to all animals and even plants (Jainism). In our project of global ethics, Ahimsa or non-violence is one of the two fundamental principles.
In Christianity, “do not kill” involves the prohibition of murder, euthanasia, suicide, or the abortion. The “not to kill” prohibit all forms of violence. The war is forbidden.
“He shall judge between the nations, and impose terms on many
Christianity is a religion based on love, God is the owner of Human life, so the man cannot destroy God's work; it would be a sin.