4 Ideas of Law, Natural Moral Law

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  • Natural Moral Law Aquinas:  4 Laws
    • Divine Law
      • Law of God shown through the Bible
      • Example: The adulterous woman
    • Human Law
      • Everyday laws we abide by from laws set out by a governing body to simple instruction
      • Example: Murder is illegal to a No Smoking sign
    • Natural Law
      • It is what directs our conscience and using reason can be applied to a situation
      • Example: Natural rational purposes we see humans pursue which express our true essence/ nature
    • Eternal Law
      • The mind of God which we cannot know, such as the laws of creation
      • Example: all laws of physics, such as gravity

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