Thomas Aquinas

Thomas Aquinas was an Italian Dominican friar, philosopher, Catholic priest, and Doctor of the Church. He was an immensely influential philosopher, theologian, and jurist in the tradition of scholasticism. Aquinas is best known for his works 'Summa Theologica' and 'Summa contra Gentiles', and his ideas have had a strong influence on Western thought, particularly in the areas of ethics, natural law, metaphysics, and political theory.

Books

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  1. 1. Summa Theologica

    This comprehensive text is a seminal work in the field of theology, written by a prominent medieval philosopher and theologian. The book is structured in a question-and-answer format, tackling complex philosophical and theological issues such as the existence of God, the nature of man, the purpose of life, and the intricacies of morality and ethics. It is one of the most influential works in Western thought, particularly in Christian theology and philosophy, and continues to be a vital reference in these fields.