Christian Humanism

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Part I Reason & Science

Aquinas on God’s Existence

Saint Augustine, The Literal Meaning of Genesis  college.holycross.edu/faculty/alaffey/other_files/AugustineGenesis1.pdf

Short Works Online

What is the “fine-tuning” of the universe, and how does it serve as a “pointer to God”?

How was the Genesis account of creation interpreted before Darwin?

Science, Religion, and A. D. White: Seeking Peace in the “Warfare Between Science and Theology”: biologos.org/uploads/projects/noll_scholarly_essay2.pdf

Thomas Reid

Christianity’s Scientists

Fr. Jaki and the Stillbirths of Science

Twenty Arguments For The Existence Of God

Bede’s Library

Response to Stephen Hawking’s Physics-as-Philosophy

Books

Modern Physics and Ancient Faith by Stephen M. Barr

The Savior of Science by Stanley L. Jaki

Science and Theology: An Introduction by J. C. Polkinghorne

The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief by Francis S. Collins

Gunning for God: Why the New Atheists are Missing the Target by John Lennox

The Last Superstition by Edward Feser

Man uses elegant equations to describe the universe.

The universe is designed to produce life.

The universe can be dangerous, but isn’t overcoming challenges man’s glory?

Part II Democracy & Equality & Liberty

Luke 6:31 Treat others the same way you want them to treat you.

Galatians 3:28 There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Whether Christians are bound to obey secular powers, especially tyrants

Whether the Old Law enjoined fitting precepts concerning rulers?

Whether the law is always something directed to the common good?

Whether human law binds a man in conscience?

Short Works Online

T.S. Eliot: If you will not have God (and He is a jealous God), you should pay your respects to Hitler or Stalin.

Acton Institute

Thomas Aquinas, the First Whig: What Our Liberties Owe to a Neapolitan Mendicant

THE MEDIEVAL ORIGINS OF THE WESTERN NATURAL RIGHTS TRADITION

On Temporal and Spiritual Power www.aristotelophile.com/Books/Translations/Suarez%20Defense%203.pdf

The Dynamo and the Virgin

Crusade Myths

The Real Inquisition

You Mean Hitler Wasn’t A Priest?

Lifenews.com

DEMOCRATS FOR LIFE of AMERICA

Sicut Dudum

Sublimus Dei

RERUM NOVARUM

The Popes and Slavery: Setting the Record Straight

Recovering the Christian Foundations of Human Rights

EXHORTATION TO THE HEATHEN

Books

After Virtue by Alasdair MacIntyre

Personalism by Emmanuel Mounier

The Person and the Common Good by Jacques Maritain

The Dialectics Of Secularization by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger, Jurgen Habermas

The Rise of Christianity: A Sociologist Reconsiders History by Rodney Stark

For the Glory of God: How Monotheism Led to Reformations, Science, Witch-Hunts, and the End of Slavery by Rodney Stark

Up from Slavery by Booker T. Washington

The Book of the Courtier by Baldassare Castiglione

The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis

Three Works on Distributism by G. K. Chesterton

Christians should work with non-Christians to reform parties of the right and the left.

Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi

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