Is greatly linked with morality. In Euthyphro , Christians come to the conclusion that God gives each of us morality, as God is goodness, and without being good, he would cease to be God. A bit like black deciding it wants to be white, 1. it couldn’t and 2. it would cease to be black
A CONSEQUENTIALIST IS SOMEONE WHO MAKES THEIR DECISION BASED ON THE POSSIBLE OUTCOMES- THIS IS LIKELY TO BE BY FOLLOWING YOUR CONSCIENCE!!
For some Christians, for example orthodox protestants (Jehovah’s witnesses)- The Bible is the most important source of authority there is
Some Christians, such as Liberal protestants, (Church of England) believe that the Bible needs re-interpreting for a modern society, for example, many writings that now seem sexist, this is thought because the Bible was written when it was a patriarchal society
Many Christians believe in the Bible’s authority because in the new testament, Jesus came to us, and showed us how to live
A DEONTOLOGIST WOULD FOLLOW THE TEACHINGS OF THE BIBLE WHEN MAKING A MORAL DECISION!!