Summa Theologiae: Volume 9, Angels: 1a. 50-64 by Thomas AquinasSumma Theologiae: Volume 9, Angels: 1a. 50-64 by Thomas Aquinas

Summa Theologiae: Volume 9, Angels: 1a. 50-64

byThomas AquinasEditorKenelm Foster

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 9, Angels: 1a. 50-64Format:PaperbackDimensions:372 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.83 inPublished:October 26, 2006Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521029171

ISBN - 13:9780521029179


Table of Contents

General preface; Editorial notes; Introduction; Question 50. The angelic nature; Question 51. How the angels are related to bodies; Question 52. Angels and position in space; Question 53. The movement of angels in space; Question 54. Angelic knowledge; Question 55. The medium of angelic knowledge; Question 56. The angelic knowledge of spiritual beings; Question 57. The angel's knowledge of material things; Question 58. How an angel's mind functions; Question 59. The will of the angels; Question 60. Angelic love; Question 61. The creation of the angels; Question 62. The raising of the angels to the state of grace and glory; Question 63. Sin in the angels; Question 64. The devil's punishment; Appendices; Glossary; Bibliography; Index of matters; Index of names.