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The John Locke Research Papers Collection

The John Locke Research Papers Collection

The John Locke Research Papers Collection on Lockean contributions to Theology, Morality, Law, and the State. A collection of undergraduate and graduate research papers exploring John Locke’s contributions to theology, religion, morality, law, and the state, as well as his influence on the American political experience: ETH7630 – JUST WAR, REBELLION, AND THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION … Continue reading

SEBTS M.Div. Master Seminary Study Guide

SEBTS M.Div. Master Seminary Study Guide

A. SEBTS M.DIV. MASTER STUDY GUIDE Master Outline of all my Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary M.Div. Study Guides. The reasons I made it: (1) I wanted to be able to carry seminary with my in my pocket (on my iPhone as a document, etc). (2) I wanted it as a reference for my Ph.D. work. … Continue reading

THE6120: Locke and the Doctrine of Sin

THE6120: Locke and the Doctrine of Sin

PDF copy of the paper: THE6120 LOCKE AND THE DOCTRINE OF SIN LOCKE AND THE DOCTRINE OF SIN A Research Paper Presented to Professor Keith Whitfield In partial fulfillment of the requirement for THE6120 Theology II Leonard O Goenaga Goenaga@me.com Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary December 4, 2011 LOCKE AND THE DOCTRINE OF SIN Perhaps one of … Continue reading

HIS5130: Locke and the Baptists

HIS5130: Locke and the Baptists

PDF DOCUMENT: HIS5130 LOCKE AND THE BAPTISTS; PARALLELS IN ECCLESIOLOGY AND LIBERTY A Research Paper Leonard O Goenaga Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary May 14, 2011 LOCKE AND THE BAPTISTS; PARALLELS IN ECCLESIOLOGY AND LIBERTY             It has been noted recently by Conrad Henry Moehlman, in his article “The Baptists Revise John Locke,” that Baptists have been … Continue reading

ETH7503: Lockean Moral Philosophy

ETH7503: Lockean Moral Philosophy

PDF DOCUMENT: ETH7503 LOCKEAN MORAL PHILOSOPHY A Research Paper Leonard O Goenaga Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary June 9, 2011 LOCKEAN MORAL PHILOSOPHY; A SURVEY OF LOCKE’S WORLD AND WORLDVIEW IN LIGHT OF HIS MORAL PHILOSOPHICAL IDEAS              While residing at Lord Ashley’s Exeter House in 1668, Locke engaged his friends in deep discussions on philosophy.[1] During … Continue reading

ETH7610: Locke, Religion, Morality, Law, and State

ETH7610: Locke, Religion, Morality, Law, and State

PDF DOCUMENT: ETH7610 LOCKE RELIGION MORALITY LAW AND STATE A Research Paper Leonard O Goenaga Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary May 3, 2011 LOCKE, RELIGION, MORALITY, LAW AND STATE; A LOCKEAN EXPLORATION OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL COVENANTAL RELATIONSHIP OF LEGAL POSITIVISM AND NATURAL LAW             John Locke, both an English gentleman and a physician of the 18th century, … Continue reading

Email to Professor Regarding Parallels Between John Locke, H.L.A. Hart, American Constitutionalism, and Baptist Ecclesiology

Greetings Professor, I’m currently reading through your dissertation regarding Hart’s concept of law. Regarding his concept of pre-legal and legal communities, I noted some potential parallels with a Lockean understanding of the Social Contract. Sorry for the length of the email. I sought to share a short idea, but several more began arriving, and I … Continue reading

ON TRUTH, cont.d’ (Truth, truths, and Mathematics)

“Miguel A.: I was confused by Leonard’s point.. his ‘truths’ about math are no truths, but rather mathematical postulates; assertions without proof.. not ‘truth’ ? Ultimately, when one asks, why is 2 + 2 = 4? One cannot offer a logical explanation, but… rather simply quantify a list of definitions that seem self-evident.. unless truth … Continue reading

ON TRUTH AND GRACE (Truth vs. truths)

Correct, Eric. One can come to understand things that are true, such as the wrongness of raping children (moral laws/truths), or that something cannot contradict itself (logical laws/truths). However, one could not make sense of these truths (totality) without the source of Truth, namely that there is a Moral Order with Moral Laws and a … Continue reading