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According to the Catholic Church, is assassinating politicians ever justifiable under the Natural Law?

According to the Catholic Church, is assassinating politicians ever justifiable under the Natural Law? The short answer seems to be in the affirmative, as long as it was not done by a individual on ...
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According to the Catholic Church, is assassinating politicians ever justifiable under the Natural Law?

The Spanish scholastic Juan De Mariana, S.J. (1536-1624) defended tyrannicide, that tyrants can be assassinated. The economist Jesús Huerta de Soto, who specializes in Spanish scholasticism, said (@17:...
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What is courting according to the Catholic interpretation of the Natural Law?

I am worried that any answer to this question will be opinion based, but I will take as objective of a stab at it as I can. Given that all human relationships are kinds of friendship according to ...
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How can one say that existence is good, without using Divine Revelation?

Since according to Jesus, only God is good and, according to Scripture, without the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit there would be no creation, and there is divine revelation inherent in the creation, ...
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How can one say that existence is good, without using Divine Revelation?

As a kind of back-up to the excellent answer given on 5th July, and the equally profound one given on the 6th July, I would point this sad fact out. Consider how humanity uses, and abuses the word '...
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How can one say that existence is good, without using Divine Revelation?

First you need to establish what is meant by "good". For its four letters, this is a large word! Some parts of the definition of good may be supported empirically, whereas others are ...
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According to the Catholic Church, should 'vaccine passports' be contrary to Natural Moral Law?

Based on the CDF's document regarding the Covid-19 vaccine, I would think that vaccine passports would only be permissible if: Such a requirement is necessary to promoting the public good and there ...
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