Search ResultsConscience - The Echo of God's Voice This Catholic article discuses the conscience, arguing it as a an echo of God's voice with which we dialogue with God. | | Teaching Humanae Vitae in the “Front Trenches” — Where It Ultimately Counts This article offers reflections on and suggestions for teaching the Catholic "Humanae Vitae" document. | | Examining Conscience Discussing how the heart relates to the conscience, James F. Keenan's article draws on the writings of Paul and Thomas Aquinas to explain that acting in conscience means working to align our actions with God's will.
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See more hymns... Heeding or Silencing the Conscience This daily reflection on Matthew 14: 1-12 points to the story of Herod and John the Baptist as a reminder that our consciences are a source of God's grace and mercy as we become more holy.... | Heeding or Silencing the Conscience Sermon starter for Matthew 14:1-12: A clear reminder of what is right and wrong is an act of mercy from God. We should thank God when our consciences remind us of things we need to change. | The Abridging of Conscience In this sermon illustration, the Unites States Constitution and an excerpt from the novel "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" are used as examples to demonstrate how human beings can rationalize their sin and "abridge" their conscience. | | Moral Conscience according to Natural Law This article criticizes “misconceptions” of conscience that define it as an emotive response, a built-in moral guidance system, an intuition, or a moral opinion, instead defining it according to Natural Law as rational judgment and deliberation. | | A Good Conscience John R Gunn recalls George Washington's response to slanderous accusations. He writes that if we have a good conscience, that what others say about us should not matter at all. | | Loving the Lord and Keeping Your Conscience Clear The way to keep our conscience clear is to cling to the Lord in love—especially after we have betrayed him. Reflections by Eleonore Stump on 1 Peter 3:15-18 and John 14:15-21. | | On Conscience 1 Timothy 4:2, Romans 2:12-16, and Romans 3:9-23 all show the necessity of forming our consciences. Charles Colson tells a story of seeing a place where that hadn't happened. | | Comparisons and Purification in Hebrews Explaining that Hebrews moves from "the good to the better," this commentary on Hebrews 9:11-14 by Jennifer T. Kaalund discusses the dangers of comparative supersessionism and the manner in which Jesus' blood has purified our conscience. | |