Books

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On Moral Medicine: Theological Perspectives in Medical Ethics, 3rd Edition (with Joseph Kotva, Stephen E. Lammers, and Allen Verhey), Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company (2012)

In print for more than two decades, On Moral Medicine remains the definitive anthology for...

 

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Gathered for the Journey: Moral Theology in Catholic Perspective (with David M. McCarthy) (2007)

Gathered for the Journey sets moral reasoning in a theological context of worship and discipleship...

 

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The Last Shall Be First: Human Potential in Genetic and Theological Perspectives, Theology and Science (2011)

The notion of “human potential” provides a fruitful window through which to explore the competing...

 

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Medicine as Friendship with God: Anointing the Sick as a Theological Hermeneutic, Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics (2009)

A theological bioethics needs, first, a theological politics. The thesis of this essay rests on...

 

Contributions to Books

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Hauerwas and the Redemption of Bioethics, Unsettling Arguments : A Festschrift on the Occasion of Stanley Hauerwas's 70th Birthday (2010)
 

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“Suffering in Communion With Christ: Sacraments, Dying Faithfully, and End of Life Care, Living Well and Dying Faithfully: Christian Practices for End-of-Life Care (2009)
 

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From the Challenge of Peace to the Gift of Peace: Reading the Consistent Ethic of Life as an Ethic of Peacemaking, The Consistent Ethic of Life: Assessing Its Reception and Relevance (2008)
 

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Love Your Enemies: Toward a Christoform Bioethic, Gathered for the Journey: Moral Theology in Catholic Perspective (2007)
 

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And Power Corrupts…: Theology and the Disciplinary Matrix of Bioethics, Handbook of Bioethics and Religion (2006)

What role should religion play in a religiously pluralistic liberal society? Public bioethics unavoidably raises...

 

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Book Reviews

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Review of Helen Watt's "Fertility and Gender", Theological Studies (2012)
 

Presentations

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Neuroscience, Politics, and the Secularization of Virtue and Vice (with M Therese Lysaught, Jeffrey P. Bishop, and Andrew Michel), University of Notre Dame, Center for Ethics and Culture, Conference on Radical Emancipation: Confronting the Challenge of Secularism (2011)

In his groundbreaking book Theology and Social Theory (1990), John Milbank attends to the role...

 

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Corporeality and the Corporation: The Duty to Participate in Biomedical Research as Biopolitics, Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota (2011)

Over the past three decades, an enormous transformation has occurred in the political economy of...

 

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Anointing the Sick? Practicing Religion in the Clinical Context, Center for Spirituality, Theology, and Health, Duke University Medical School (2010)

Theologians and Christians cannot be but encouraged by the new focus on spirituality and medicine....

 

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Corporations, CROs and Profit: Ethics in the New Bio-Political Economy of Globalized Biomedical Research, Annual Meeting of the Society of Christian Ethics (2010)

A main catalyst in the emergence of the bioethics was the abuse of human subjects....

 

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Corporations, CROs and Globalized Biomedical Research: Is Belmont Obsolete?, American Academy of Religion (2009)

Christian and Jewish theologians and philosophers were key figures in shaping the normative principles for...