The Conscience (Part three)

ConscienceWhat follows is is a summary of the instructing of the New Testament on the subject of conscience together with commentary on specific passages, and resources.

So, what’s the conscience or the Light of Man. Is it an actual affect on behavior? I say yes. Many look at the conscience as a manifestation of nurture, or fairly, a mirrored image of the morals and norms of society. When an individual goes in opposition to the norms and values of society, the body can generate extreme and highly effective emotions of despair, guilt, shame, and worthlessness. This affect has been identified as taking part in a role within the high suicide rate of homosexuals in Utah. In response, homosexual-rights activists are looking for for more tolerance in the Utah group. This example would tend to assist the idea that conscience is a robust affect transmitted and bought by our social surroundings …

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