Tuesday, January 15, 2013

The virtue of justice: Ad alterum by Michael A. Hayes

It looks good, on first reading, but does it lack in precision? Acts of particular justice are towards the other, and they are ordered to the common good, through legal justice, and charity. But is the virtue of justice necessary for Christian morality? How is it different from the love of neighbor or of the common good?

The archives for Pastoral Review have been taken down? There was an interesting article from 2006 about the diaconate and its relation to "service."