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Nelson Mandela: Dead But Forever Alive (For a Few)

Nelson Mandela: Dead But Forever Alive (For a Few)

I just read on the BBC website that Nelson Mandela has died at age 95.  The world’s major news outlets will be noting this historic man’s life for the next several days.  There is first the news itself; then the […]

Lying is Wrong

A Leader: One Who Knows What a Lie Is and Avoids It

Please see the Ethical and Legal Use statement at the bottom.  Thank you. Prefatory Note We are familiar with the classical ethical and philosophical discussions of the constructive uses of falsehood.  For example, telling a lie to save lives; telling […]

A Leader as Parent:  Using Biblical Ethics in Parenting, or Not

A Leader as Parent: Using Biblical Ethics in Parenting, or Not

Parenting Ethics From the Bible? A DISCLAIMER AND WARNING In accordance with our Mission, this essay will discuss leadership ethics, starting with some principles from the Hebrew Bible and the Christian New Testament.  However, today’s subject pertains to parental ethics; […]

A Leader and Discrimination:  Do Not Judge

A Leader and Discrimination: Do Not Judge

Do not judge lest you be judged. For in the way you judge, you will be judged; and by your standard of measure, it shall be measured to you. The Book of Matthew 7:1-2 (see 3-5) The word for “judge” […]