Christian Ethics: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short by D. Stephen Long

By D. Stephen Long

Christian ethics, writes theologian D. Stephen lengthy, is the pursuit of God's goodness by way of humans "on the way" to a urban now not outfitted via human hands.

The cultivation of useful knowledge that comes from assorted resources, it attracts on all that's solid in God's construction and one of the countries. during this Very brief creation, lengthy examines those assorted resources, discusses the connection among Christian, sleek, and postmodern ethics, and explores functional concerns together with intercourse, cash, and tool.

The publication additionally examines a number of the disasters of the Christian culture, together with the crusades, the conquest, slavery, inquisitions, and the Galileo affair. putting them within the context of the speculation and perform of ethics and their ancient point of view, lengthy notes the demanding situations they bring up for Christian ethics. He concludes with a dialogue in their implications within the glossy period, contemplating how this impacts our lives within the current age.

Long acknowledges the inherent problems in bringing jointly "Christian" and "ethics" yet argues that this can be an enormous activity for either the Christian religion and for ethics.

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02/24/2003 07/31/2003 Forest Laboratories, Inc. FRX........ 09/11/2002 02/14/2003 Infosys Technologies Ltd. 11/04/2002 03/07/2003 38 Three of these stocks netted a profit, two had losses, and one was basically neutral. The price trend dictated when to sell. These sold securities represent great companies. When I sell a stock, I don’t hate it or love it, it’s just business. I’m not mad at the stock for going down. I’ll consider buying the stock again if it passes the screening criteria. I don’t fear the stock because of its short-term negative price performance.

One-year charts don’t provide enough historic data. Three years is just right: Not too long and not too short for a larger view of stock price activity. 3 Month Chart In the short term, I prefer looking at three months of data. This is a larger view than many traders are accustomed. This is not day trading, this is investing. Hours, days, and weeks are simply too short. When I want excitement, I go to Vegas. When I want to do well in the stock market, I look at the three-month and three-year stock charts.

P/E is affected by market conditions, and I would adjust upward or down accordingly. If I were to state two P/E rules, they would be: 1. P/E ratio is greater than 15 2. P/E ratio is less than 35 36 Sample Stocks Eight Stocks At the time of writing I was holding eight stocks in my portfolio. I found them using a simple five-rule screen as described in previous chapters. Once I purchase a stock, I exit the trade based on price performance. I do not exit a trade if the stock fails to meet the screening criteria after the purchase.

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