Summa Theologiae: Volume 60, Penance: 3a. 84-90 by Thomas AquinasSumma Theologiae: Volume 60, Penance: 3a. 84-90 by Thomas Aquinas

Summa Theologiae: Volume 60, Penance: 3a. 84-90

byThomas AquinasEditorReginald Masterson, T. C. OBrien

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 60, Penance: 3a. 84-90Format:PaperbackDimensions:244 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.55 inPublished:October 26, 2006Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521029686

ISBN - 13:9780521029681


Table of Contents

General Preface; Editorial notes; Introduction; Prologue; Question 84. The sacrament of penance; Question 85. The virtue of penitence; Question 86. The effect of penance; Question 87. Pardon for venial sins; Question 88. The return of sins once forgiven; Question 89. Virtue regained through penance; Question 90. The parts of penance in general; Appendices; Glossary; Index.