The Revenge of Conscience

Budzisewski, J.
June 1998
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1998, Issue 84, p21
Discusses the moral decay that results from disobeying conscience, which stems from natural law. Changes of mores in sex and marriage; Paradox in the tragedy `Antigone' by Sophocles; Reversion to other modes of suppression when ordinary rationalization and justification fail; Failure of conscience to restrain behavior.


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