Elenco corsi a.a. 2011/2012
Anno accademico 2011/2012

Teologia morale delle virtu RA0603

Sede di Gerusalemme
Primo semestre


The meaning of virtues. Theological and moral virtues. The virtue of religion at the core of the moral life. History of the Christian concept of virtues. Philosophical and Biblical approach to virtues. The Cardinal virtues: Prudence, Justice, Fortitude, Temperance. The Theological virtues: Faith, Hope, Charity.


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