The Theology Of Thomas Aquinas by Rik Van NieuwenhoveThe Theology Of Thomas Aquinas by Rik Van Nieuwenhove

The Theology Of Thomas Aquinas

EditorRik Van Nieuwenhove, Joseph P. Wawrykow

Paperback | August 15, 2010

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 "Readers will be grateful for this excellent comprehensive survey of Aquinas' theology. It is a compendium in the best sense of the word, both introduction for beginners and a reliable source of information for advanced scholars. Even experts in Thomist thought will highly appreciate the great number of original and stimulating essays which provide new views and interpretations of seemingly well known texts." --Ulrich Horst, O.P., Ludwig Maximilian University

This comprehensive volume provides an in-depth overview of every major aspect of Thomas Aquinas's theology. Contributors offer fresh and compelling readings of Aquinas on the Trinity, creation theology, theory of analogy, anthropology, predestination and human freedom, evil and original sin, Christology and grace, soteriology, eschatology, sacramentology, ecclesiology, moral theology, the relation between theology and philosophy, and scriptural exegesis.

Contributors toThe Theology of Thomas Aquinascome from seven different countries and a variety of specialties within the discipline of theology. Their diverse perspectives add considerable merit to the depth and breadth of this project. Contributors both outline the thought of Aquinas in its own right and bring it into dialogue with present theological concerns. The high quality of these essays make this volume a valuable reference tool.

Rik Van Nieuwenhove is lecturer in theology at Mary Immaculate College in Limerick, Ireland. He is the author of Jan van Ruusbroec, Mystical Theologian of the Trinity, published by the University of Notre Dame Press.Joseph Wawrykow is associate professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame. He is the author of God's Grace and H...
Title:The Theology Of Thomas AquinasFormat:PaperbackDimensions:496 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.2 inPublished:August 15, 2010Publisher:University of Notre Dame PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0268043647

ISBN - 13:9780268043643

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"This handsome volume has been published amidst a renaissance of interest in the philosophy and theology of St. Thomas Aquinas. It includes a collection of articles on Aquinas's theology that will appeal to philosophers and theologians, medievalists and post-medievalists, alike." —Bulletin of International Medieval Research