The Moral Act Part II: Intention

with Fr. Timothy Furlow

In the second episode of this three part series on morality, Fr. Tim Furlow discusses the second component of moral actions: intention. Contrary to common thought today, ‘the end never justifies the means.’ Listen up for some concrete, insightful examples backing this claim, and an explanation of why it’s the case…

Further Resources:

  1. Online Audio:  Talk by Deacon Keith Fournier on the fundamentals of Catholic morality
  2. Online:  Article on the three sources of morality by Fr. Kenneth Baker, S.J.
  3. Online:  Simple article explaining the nature of the moral act from U.S. Bishops (scroll down a bit)