Christian Ethics Reading Room

Note: this content was originally curated by Arnold Neufeldt-Fast and is no longer being maintained. Some links may not work. Content posted for archival purposes only.

This page is designed to make writings on Christian Ethics available to those without easy access to a theological library. Some links below are to publicly available dissertations/ theses.  Most however connect to scanned, published books & articles via Google Books (only those volumes with significant content preview, e.g., a whole chapter or more, are included). Google Books allows you to search within a volume & also across volumes (rather than across the entire WWW). Hard to find & expensive monographs are also partially accessible to researchers. This Reading Room collects those relevant materials on one page.

NB: See special Issues in Christian Ethics below, including "Assisted Suicide / Physician Assisted Dying" -- current for Canadian churches in 2015

Christian Ethics: Dictionaries and Encyclopedia

General Introductions / Readers in Christian Ethics

See also Google Books: "Christian Ethics" books with "preview" arranged by date.

Tyndale students: full-text ebooks in Christian Ethics here, with links.

View the newest Christian ethics books available with Google preview.

Special Issues in Christian Ethics

Assisted Suicide / Physician Assisted Dying

Canadian Context: Supreme Court of Canada Judgment, "Carter v. Canada (Attorney General), 2015 SCC 5," Feb 6, 2015.

Theological Resources

Denominational and Ecumenical Statements

Online Theological Journals / Chrisitan Press


Ecological Ethics

Justice, Crime & Punishment

Political Ethics, War & Peace

Economics, Wealth, Poverty, Work

Medical Ethics

Sexual Ethics

Christian Ethics - Web Resources

Other Christian Ethics Resources / WWW