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Promise-keeping a great duty.

Willard, Samuel

Promise-keeping a great duty.

As it was delivered in a sermon

by Willard, Samuel

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Published by Printed by Benjamin Harris, and John Allen, at the London-Coffee-House. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Promises

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel Willard, teacher of a church in Boston. ; [Three lines from Proverbs]
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 584
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination[2], 28 p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15543907M

    Book 10 is a discussion of the nature of memory and an examination of the temptations Augustine was still facing. Books 11 through 13 are an extended exegesis of the first chapter of Genesis. The sharp differences between these three parts have raised many questions about the unity of the Confessions. is the application of ethical behavior by a business or in a business environment. An ethical business not only abides by laws and appropriate regulations, it operates honestly, competes fairly, provides a reasonable environment for its employees, and creates partnerships with customers, vendors, and investors. In other words, it keeps the best.

    The Trump administration’s often overlooked list of achievements has surpassed those of former President Ronald Reagan at this time and more than doubled since the last tally of accomplishments.   Promise keeping is by far one of the most important duties of a leader. Ensure that you do not make promises that you are not able to deliver. Take time to research, bring in subject matter experts, develop courses of action, and then inform personnel on what you can do for them (or their organization).

    Chapter Ethical Aspects of Health Care MULTIPLE CHOICE 1. A nurse educator explains to a new graduate that Ethics is: a. behaviors concerning moral choices and opinions. b. behavior according to certain customs or beliefs. c. a branch of philosophy dealing with right and wrong. d. a type of thinking where criticism is accepted. ANS: C Ethics is a branch of philosophy that is . W. D. Ross's Moral Theory. Ross's criticisms of consequentialist moral theories: ethical egoism (the moral theory that says that an action is right if and only if it is in the long-term interests of the person who performs it): A "great part of duty" consists in respecting the rights and serving the interests of others "whatever the cost to ourselves may be.".


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Breaking the promise is then tantamount to deceiving those one promised, and since one has a moral duty not to do this, one has a moral duty to keep one's promises. In his book Chivalry and the Ideals of Knighthood in France during the Hundred Years War, writer Craig Taylor covers the chivalric writers who celebrated the importance of keeping one’s word and not making false oaths.

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Promise definition is - a declaration that one will do or refrain from doing something specified. How to use promise in a sentence. These duties are absolute, but the way we satisfy them varies. There is flexibility in how we help others, treat them with respect, or develop our talents.

When we universalize a maxim that violates a perfect duty, we will an inconsistent world. When we universalize a maxim that violates an imperfect duty, we will an unpleasant world.

What is the reward for keeping a promise and the punishment for breaking a promise?. Allah has decreed for fulfilling promises great benefits in this world and in the Hereafter, in addition to the obvious benefits of creating a righteous and stable society.

it is your duty to help them except against a people with whom you have a treaty. Ross clarifies the difference between prima facie duty and duty proper.

The term “prima facie duty” refers to “the characteristic (quite distinct from that of being a duty proper) which an act has, in virtue of being of a certain kind (e.g.

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and about how many orders of things does he care. In fact, how large is the room in which he finds his feet. "Blessed be the LORD, who has given rest to His people Israel, according to all that He promised; not one word has failed of all His good promise, which He promised through Moses His servant.

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Following rule utilitarianism provides this certainty.1 The Air Force core values were originally released in the Air Force Core Values Handbook (the “little blue book”). Text follows the basic structure of this handbook. AFIAir Force Standards, updates the “little blue book” to encapsulate this information.

2. Adapted from the. Air Force Core Values Handbook (), Chapter II.