Conscience

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Who claimed humans have an innate sense of right and wrong?
Joseph Butler
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What is the rule that Aquinas saw people aimed to do what was good and avoid what was evil?
Syndersis - Is the innate source of good and evil, which is given by God to make us aware of what is right and wrong (recto-ratio).
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Who wrote a letter saying.. "...what the law requires is written on their hearts, their consciences also being witness"
Paul
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Whose theory can have a solution for sin not being the fault of God?
Thomas Aquinas
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Which three believed the ability to reason and determine what is right and wrong comes from God rather than conscience being just the voice of God?
Aquinas, St. Jermone and St. Paul
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Did Aquinas believe that conscience was the voice of God?
No
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What is another phrase for 'right reason'
recta ratio
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Who argued that when someone was following their conscience they were following a divine law from God?
Cardinal Newman
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Who suggested that guilt and shame from incorrect choices is due to ignoring conscience and the voice of God?
Cardinal Newman
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What two basic principles did Butler see people motivated by?
self-love and benevolence
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"The requirements of the Law are written on their hearts, their consciences also bearing witness..." St. Paul said...
That all people know God and can determine what is right or wrong.
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