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Patriotism, a Christian virtue.

A sermon preached by the Rev. Joseph Fransioli, at St. Peter"s (Catholic) Church, Brooklyn, July 26th, 1863.

by Joseph Fransioli

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Published in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE458 .L93
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14033794M
    LC Control Number12027514

      The New York Times best seller now available in a trade paper edition!. Chuck Norris says, "Black Belt Patriotism is my critique of what is destroying our country, and offers my solutions for rebuilding America and restoring the American 's 'black belt' in the sense that it is strong, resolute and to the point, like a roundhouse kick. It's 'patriotic' in the sense that it recaptures Reviews:   Patriotism is not merely a sentimental bond to a nation. It is a virtue in the spiritual will of the human soul. Without patriotism, our hearts would suffer an empty void. Patriotism is a kind of piety, which is a part of justice. Justice demands that we give to others their due.

    The Virtues of Patriotism, the Vices of Nationalism. By George Stanciu she is bringing the “light,” depicted on the right (eastern) side of the painting. She holds the book of knowledge and is stringing telegraph wire that will enable communication across the vast nation. “A Modell of Christian Charity,” in The Puritans. All that one of the reviewers of the book can say of the result is that the editor "starts with the laudable intention of clarifying the vexed question of the nature of patriotism, but has not.

    Established as a major Catholic book publisher and still owned by the United States Province of the Congregation of Holy Cross, Ave Maria Press is home to Sorin Books, Forest of Peace, and Christian Classics. We offer Catholic high school religion textbooks, ministry resources, and books on .   Patriotism involves a special love for and reverence toward one’s own country. These days it is often dismissed as sentimental, unsophisticated, or even bigoted. In fact it is a moral virtue and its absence is a vice. Aquinas explains the basic reason.


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Patriotism, a Christian virtue by Joseph Fransioli Download PDF EPUB FB2

Civil allegiance, generally speaking, is the virtue of patriotism combined with the virtue of obedience. Allegiance requires that the citizen be free to give his service to the State. Otherwise, he is no patriot at all, but is living under oppression.

Patriotism means having a reasonable love and esteem for one’s own country. Thus, for Aquinas, patriotism is a Christian virtue. There is one important thing to notice before I end this post. Aquinas does not vaunt any mystical “soul of the nation” or appeal to any kind of tribal blood relation.

He is simply pointing out our debt to those with whom we immediately share life. Patriotism is a a Christian virtue. book Christian virtue of followers of the Lamb when it is a heart-felt expression of thanksgiving to the Prince of Peace who gifted America centuries of peace to be what she has been in the hands of the Ruler of the Universe.

Full text of "Patriotism, a Christian virtue. A sermon preached by the Rev. Joseph Fransioli, at St. Peter's (Catholic) Church, Brooklyn, July 26th, " See other formats, LOYAL PUBLICATION SOCIETY, BROADWAY.

JYo. PATRIOTISM, A CHRISTIAN Patriotism. A SERMON PREACHED BY THE REV. JOSEPH FRANSIOLI, AT ST. Patriotism or national pride is the feeling of love, devotion and sense of attachment to a homeland and alliance with other citizens who share the same sentiment.

This attachment can be a combination of many different feelings relating to one's own homeland. The Virtue of Patriotism Definition of Patriotism: Paying due honor and respect to one’s country, with a willingness to serve. Patriotism Looks Like: Showing respect for your country’s flag: saying the Pledge of Allegiance; Showing respect for symbols and people who represent your country; Learning about your country; Learning and singing.

But as Christians, as we approach July 4, we are called to live as strangers, exiles, aliens, sojourners, and pilgrims on this earth. So Pastor John, we’ve talked about this before on the podcast, but talk to us again about the place and the role of patriotism in the Christian life.

Pilgrims. The Duty of Christian Patriotism. Karen Pansler Lam, J.D. Patriotism is our Christian duty. The obligations of patriotism are epitomized in a single word – service. Service to God, to neighbor, and to country. The Christian will serve his country best by serving God first because God is.

These are Christian virtues that, held in the context of devotion to Jesus Christ and recognition of the reality of personal and national sin, inspire good citizenship and engagement in public affairs, appreciation of home, community, and nation, and a. about patriotism, it is at least plausible to suggest that the range of conflicting views can be placed on a spectrum with two poles.

At one end is the view, taken for granted by almost everyone in the nineteenth century, a commonplace in the literary culture of the McGuffey readers, that 'patriotism' names a virtue. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

"Patriotism is as much a virtue as justice and is as necessary for the support of societies as natural affection is for the support of families. The Amor Patriae is both a moral and a religious duty. It comprehends not only the love of our neighbors but of millions of our fellow creatures, not only of the present but of future generations.

On the contrary, St. Thomas says concerning the virtue of piety, “The homage (cultu) given to our country includes homage to all our fellow-citizens and to all the friends of our country” (S.T. II-II q a1). Patriotism as a proper love and honor toward one’s country is a part of the virtue of piety, therefore Patriotism is a virtue.

Perhaps the most famous quotation from the great Tory lexicographer Samuel Johnson is his offhand remark that “patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.”[1] Yet, almost as often as this quotation is repeated, it is pointed out that Johnson did not mean by it to impugn the character of the “true” patriot; he was criticizing only the false patriot who masks his personal vices behind.

Alasdair Chalmers MacIntyre is a leading philosopher primarily known for his contribution to moral and political philosophy but known also for his work in history of philosophy and theology.

He is the O'Brien Senior Research Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame. Dedicated fans of /5(8). Christian Action League. One of my favorite quotes is by Benjamin Rush, who once shared his thoughts on Patriotism as a moral and religious duty.

Rush said: “Patriotism is as much a virtue as justice and is as necessary for the support of societies as natural affection is for the support of families. Patriotism is a love of and loyalty to one’s country. A patriot is someone who loves, supports, and is prepared to serve their country.

The word patriotism comes from a Greek word meaning fatherland. For most of history, love of fatherland or homeland was an attachment to the physical features of the land.

The Author Brad Archer. Brad Archer lives in Buffalo Grove, Ill., with his wife and three kids. He is active in several areas at The Orchard Evangelical Free Church of Barrington, Ill. In his increasingly limited free time, he enjoys playing board games with friends, catching up on his reading, and writing his thoughts down before they run away.

Fundamentally, they disagree about the value of patriotism. Kleinig's view that loyalty to the state can be morally obligatory means that patriotism ought to have a positive moral value -- especially if it functions as a virtue.

But much of the book is a morality play about the dangers that can come with attributing patriotism as a virtue. For American Christians, there might not be an issue more complicated or wrapped in history and politics than patriotism.

Even saying the word patriotism in a gathering of Christians is likely to. Home» Articles» Filial Piety and National Patriotism as Essential Virtues of the Citizens of Heaven at Work on Earth. Filial Piety and National Patriotism as Essential Virtues of the Citizens of Heaven at Work on Earth.

17 May By H.E. Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke. The following talk was given on 17 May at the Rome Life Forum on the theme “City of man vs City of God – Global.Though the average person may take patriotism for granted as a natural feeling of loyalty to one's country, among philosophers the nature, moral standing, and political significance of patriotism have always been contentious.

On the one hand, there are those who defend patriotic loyalty as either a duty or a virtue and extol it as an indispensable condition of a viable polity.

Apathy War Patriotism 2 The only patriots worth their salt are the ones who love their country enough to see that in a nuclear age it is not going to survive unless the world survives.