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Situation Ethics: 

Joseph Fletcher's midway between legalistic ( using prefabricated, inflexible moral rules & regulations) and antinomian (spontaneous and unprincipled) ethics.

It judges with ethics, rules and principles- but sets these aside if it serves love better.

Love matters most- Jesus emphasised it, and opposed legalism that weakened it, e.g. the Sabbath's harsh restrictions. "The Sabbath…


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