- the branch of theology dealing with principles of moral conduct.
Origin of moral theology
First recorded in 1900–05
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Examples from the Web for moral theology
In the former case it is termed physico-theology, in the latter, ethical or moral-theology.The Critique of Pure Reason
- the branch of theology dealing with ethics
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