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Guide to Thomas Aquinas.

Josef Pieper

Guide to Thomas Aquinas.

by Josef Pieper

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Published by Pantheon Books in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated from the German by Richard and Clara Winston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4700.T6 P53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination181 p.
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5851001M
    LC Control Number62011079
    OCLC/WorldCa823700

    The book also includes analytical outlines for all of Aquinas’s extant sermons. Reading the Sermons of Thomas Aquinas: A Beginner’s Guide is an indispensable volume for those interested in the thought of Aquinas, in the intellectual and spiritual milieu in which he worked, and in the manifold ways of preaching the Gospel message. The book is a summary of both Thomas Aquinas' main ideas in the Summa Theologica as well as a general summary of the saints' life. Bishop Barron is able to defend and answer criticisms of Aquinas ideas while also bringing the reader into a deeper spiritual reality/5(21).

    Josef Pieper. Josef Pieper, perhaps the most popular Thomist philosopher of the twentieth century, was schooled in the Greek classics and the writings of St. Thomas also studied philosophy, law, and sociology, and he was a professor at the University of Munster, West Germany. His numerous books have been widely praised by both the secular and religious press. The book is a brief outline of St. Thomas Aquinas' life, a bit of a high-level comparison with St. Francis, and, in the last few chapters, a broad but passionate look at St Thomas' theology, its sublety, its power, and an attack on Martin Luther, who, among/5().

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