Acton University 2017: June 20 - 23

How to Talk About Natural Law

Session 5 - Thursday, June 22 -
9:00 AM to 10:20 AM

Intermediate Course

According to the classical natural law tradition, the foundational moral principles are not only right for everyone, but at some level known to everyone. One would think that would make them easy to talk about. Surprisingly, it doesn’t. How can we speak with skeptical neighbors, to whom even the law “written on the heart” seems to obscure?

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