Thomas Aquinas's Summa Theologiae: A Guide and Commentary by Brian Davies

By Brian Davies

Following a scholarly account of Thomas Aquinas's existence, Davies explores his reasons in writing the Summa Theologiae and works systematically via every one of its 3 elements. He additionally relates their contents and Aquinas's teachings to these of different works and different thinkers either theological and philosophical. The concluding bankruptcy considers the effect Aquinas's best-known paintings has exerted because its first visual appeal, and why it really is nonetheless studied at the present time. meant for college kids and basic readers attracted to medieval philosophy and theology, Davies's learn is a superior and reflective advent either to the Summa Theologiae and to Aquinas in general.

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