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By Gilles Emery O.P.,Matthew Levering

Aristotle in Aquinas's Theology explores the position of Aristotelian suggestions, rules, and subject matters in Thomas Aquinas's theology. every one bankruptcy investigates the importance of Aquinas's theological reception of Aristotle in a vital theological area: the Trinity, the angels, soul and physique, the Mosaic legislation, grace, charity, justice, contemplation and motion, Christ, and the sacraments. regularly, the essays specialize in the Summa theologiae, yet some
range extra largely in Aquinas's corpus. For a while, it has specifically been the effect of Aristotle on Aquinas's philosophy that has been the centre of recognition. probably in response to philosophical neo-Thomism, or even simply because this Aristotelian impression seems to be now not essential to reveal, the position of
Aristotle in Aquinas's theology almost immediately gets much less theological awareness than does Aquinas's use of alternative gurus (whether Scripture or specific Fathers), particularly in domain names open air of theological ethics. certainly, in a few theological circles the impression of Aristotle upon Aquinas's theology is not any longer good understood. Readers will come across the following the good Aristotelian topics, reminiscent of act and efficiency, God as natural act, substance and injuries, strength and iteration, switch and
motion, fourfold causality, shape and topic, hylomorphic anthropology, the constitution of intellection, the connection among wisdom and may, happiness and friendship, behavior and virtues, contemplation and motion, politics and justice, the easiest type of govt, and personal estate and the common
good. the 10 essays during this booklet have interaction Aquinas's reception of Aristotle in his theology from quite a few issues of view: old, philosophical, and constructively theological.

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