Daily Archives: February 9, 2020
It is important for voting Catholics to understand the difference between these two things.
- Prudential Judgment: The debate on how best to address the issue is open to discussion.
- Intrinsic Evil: This thing is always and everywhere wrong.
Issues involving prudential judgment are NOT MORALLY EQUIVALENT to issues involving intrinsic evil.
How we should address issues like immigration, healthcare, the economy and its solvency, care and concern for the poor, the war on terror, climate change, etc. are matters of prudential judgment.
Abortion and euthanasia are intrinsic evils.