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To what duties do author's rights (𝘪𝘶𝘴 𝘢𝘶𝘤𝘵𝘰𝘳𝘪𝘴) correlate?

McHugh & Callan, O.P., Moral Theology says […] rights and duties are correlative—there being a duty that corresponds to every right, and vice versa To what duties do author's rights (ius ...
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Why is intellectual work not considered servile work?

Why is intellectual work not considered servile work prohibited by the 3rd Commandment on Sundays and feast days? Doesn't the soul need rest just as much as the body those days? St. Thomas, defending ...
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Does voting for a pro-abortion candidate constitute formal cooperation in his crime of promoting child killing?

According to Catholic moral theologians, does voting for a pro-abortion candidate constitute formal cooperation in the politician's crime of promoting child killing? My question is very similar to &...
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When was the first appearance of the term "Peccatum Gravis" in Catholic Theology?

A rough estimate of the time will do. To refer to mortal sins, the Catechism of the Catholic Church uses peccatum mortale (CCC 1856-1857), as does Saint Thomas Aquinas (ST II-I Q88 cf. New Advent). ...
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