Christian Ethics in educational institutions of Ukraine

  • O. Ohirko Lviv Stepan Gzhytskyi National University of Veterinary Medicine and Biotechnologies,
Keywords: Ethics; Philosophy; teleologism; deontologism; personalism; Christian Ethics; body; soul; spirit; Christocentrism.


The article deals with aspects of Christian Ethics as an integral part of Christian Philosophy. It is a science of the moral good of man based on absolute values, which is filled with Christian Culture. Christian Ethics is based on universal moral law of humankind that is Ten Commandments of God and Two Fundamental Commandments of Christian Love and on Seven Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy, Evangelical Counsels and Beatitudes. Christian Ethics calls on respecting of life as the God’s Gift. Christian Ethics complements and ennobles natural Ethics by adding the revealed truths. Christian Ethics is a doctrine common to all Christian denominations in Ukraine. Christian Ethics is a powerful educational tool in the formation of theological, moral and public virtues. Characterized interconfessional problems of teaching Christian Ethics. Christian Ethics is faith, hope and love for good. Education and upbringing in Christian Ethics is carried out on the principle of Christocentrism. In high school, the problem of teaching Christian Ethics touches on issues related to the formation of world outlook, spirituality and morality of youth.


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Ohirko, O. (2018). Christian Ethics in educational institutions of Ukraine. Fundamental and Applied Researches in Practice of Leading Scientific Schools, 27(3), 73-80.