On Love and Charity: Readings from the Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard (Thomas Aquinas in Translation)

On Love and Charity Readings from the Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard Thomas Aquinas in Translation Among the great works of Thomas Aquinas the Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard has suffered almost total neglect among translators Such neglect is surprising considering that the massive C

  • Title: On Love and Charity: Readings from the Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard (Thomas Aquinas in Translation)
  • Author: Thomas Aquinas
  • ISBN: 9780813215259
  • Page: 126
  • Format: Paperback
  • Among the great works of Thomas Aquinas, the Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard has suffered almost total neglect among translators Such neglect is surprising, considering that the massive Commentary than 4,000 pages in the last printed editionis not only Aquinass first systematic engagement with all the philosophical and theological topics on which he expenAmong the great works of Thomas Aquinas, the Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard has suffered almost total neglect among translators Such neglect is surprising, considering that the massive Commentary than 4,000 pages in the last printed editionis not only Aquinass first systematic engagement with all the philosophical and theological topics on which he expended his energy over the span of a short career but is also characterized by an exuberance and elaborateness seldom found in his subsequent writings Although Chenu had already drawn attention decades ago to the importance of studying this youthful tour de force for a fuller understanding of Thomass mature work, the Commentary on the Sentences has remained a closed book for many modern students of Thomistic and medieval thought because of its relative inaccessibility in English or in Latin.

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