Summa Theologiae: Volume 15, The World Order: 1a. 110-119 by Thomas AquinasSumma Theologiae: Volume 15, The World Order: 1a. 110-119 by Thomas Aquinas

Summa Theologiae: Volume 15, The World Order: 1a. 110-119

byThomas AquinasEditorM. J. Charlesworth

Paperback | October 26, 2006

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The Summa Theologiae ranks among the greatest documents of the Christian Church, and is a landmark of medieval western thought. It provides the framework for Catholic studies in systematic theology and for a classical Christian philosophy, and is regularly consulted by scholars of all faiths and none, across a range of academic disciplines. This paperback reissue of the classic Latin/English edition first published by the English Dominicans in the 1960s and 1970s, in the wake of the Second Vatican Council, has been undertaken in response to regular requests from readers and librarians around the world for the entire series of 61 volumes to be made available again. The original text is unchanged, except for the correction of a small number of typographical errors.
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:Summa Theologiae: Volume 15, The World Order: 1a. 110-119Format:PaperbackDimensions:212 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.47 inPublished:October 26, 2006Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521029236

ISBN - 13:9780521029230


Table of Contents

Editorial notes; Introduction; Question 110. How the angels act on material things; Question 111. How angels act on men; Question 112. The angel's mission; Question 113. The guardianship of the good angels; Question 114. Demonic attacks; Question 115. The active power of material things; Question 116. Fate; Question 117. The conditions of human activity; Question 118. Human reproduction with respect to the soul; Question 119. Human reproduction with respect to the body; Appendices; Glossary; Index.