Commentary On The Gospel Of Matthew 1-12 by Thomas AquinasCommentary On The Gospel Of Matthew 1-12 by Thomas Aquinas

Commentary On The Gospel Of Matthew 1-12

byThomas AquinasTranslated byJeremy HolmesEditorThe Aquinas Institute

Leather/Fine Binding | September 12, 2013

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Although Thomas Aquinas's influence over philosophy endures to this day, the medieval genius did not consider himself a philosopher, but a Scripture scholar. For the first time in history the Aquinas Institute is making Aquinas's commentaries on the Gospel of John and the Gospel of Matthew available in hardcover Latin-English editions. The bilingual format, which also features excerpts from the Gospel in Greek, Latin, and English, makes the work of this intellectual giant accessible to a wider audience than ever before. Aquinas's commentaries on the Gospels are a great gift for pastors, seminarians, and anyone who seeks a deeper intellectual reflection on the Gospels.
Thomas Aquinas, the most noted philosopher of the Middle Ages, was born near Naples, Italy, to the Count of Aquino and Theodora of Naples. As a young man he determined, in spite of family opposition to enter the new Order of Saint Dominic. He did so in 1244. Thomas Aquinas was a fairly radical Aristotelian. He rejected any form of spec...
Title:Commentary On The Gospel Of Matthew 1-12Format:Leather/Fine BindingDimensions:408 pages, 11.5 × 8.7 × 1.4 inPublished:September 12, 2013Publisher:The Aquinas InstituteLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1623400155

ISBN - 13:9781623400156

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"This work is St. Thomas' own words on the meaning of the scripture. He does draw on the early fathers and quotes them regularly, but here he also include a deep theological explanation of the texts. This is the first time these commentaries have been translated and published in English. I've had the Maretti Latin publications of this work for years; but honestly, now it is so much easier to have the English translation." - Amazon Review