Guide to Thomas Aquinas download free [PDF and Ebook] by Josef Pieper

Guide to Thomas Aquinas download free [PDF and Ebook] by Josef Pieper year 1991
  • Book name: Guide to Thomas Aquinas
  • Author: Josef Pieper
  • Release date: 1991/8/4
  • Publisher: IGNATIUS PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780898703191
  • Rating: 7.11 of 10
  • Votes: 280
  • Review by: Jazmin Huang
  • Review rating: 7.13 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/21
  • Total pages: 182
  • Includes a PDF summary of 14 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: One of the great philosophers of the 20th Century, Josef Pieper, gives a penetrating introduction and guide to the life and works of perhaps the greatest philosopher ever, St. Thomas Aquinas. Pieper provides a biography of Aquinas, an overview of the 13th century he lived in, and a wonderful synthesis of his vast writings. Pieper shows how Aquinas reconciled the pragmatic thought of Aristotle with the Church, proving that realistic knowledge need not preclude belief in the spiritual realities of religion. According to Pieper, the marriage of faith and reason proposed by Aquinas in his great synthesis of a theologically founded worldliness was not merely one solution among many, but the great principle expressing the essence of the Christian West. Pieper reveals his extraordinary command of original sources and excellent secondary materials as he illuminates the thought of the great intellectual Doctor of the Church.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 9H48M28S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Christian Theology, Biography: General, Biography: Religious & Spiritual
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.81 USD
  • Dimensions: 132x200x18mm
  • Weight: 260g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: San Francisco, United States
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