How to Read the Summa Theologica: A Practical Guide for Beginners

How to Read the Summa Theologica: A Practical Guide for Beginners

by Joseph Anthony
     
 
Catholic author Joseph Anthony offers readers a solid introduction to the "Summa Theologica" of St. Thomas Aquinas.

Beginning with St. Thomas's life and times, readers will explore the literary genre of the "Summa," why St. Thomas wrote it and his intended audience, and will take a walk through the "Summa," from the first question to the last. In doing so,

Overview

Catholic author Joseph Anthony offers readers a solid introduction to the "Summa Theologica" of St. Thomas Aquinas.

Beginning with St. Thomas's life and times, readers will explore the literary genre of the "Summa," why St. Thomas wrote it and his intended audience, and will take a walk through the "Summa," from the first question to the last. In doing so, "How to Read the Summa Theologica" will make the great work of theology by St. Thomas Aquinas come to life in a way that illuminates minds with the profound mystery of who God is and who we are in relation to God.

Written in Joseph Anthony's clear and conversational style, "How to Read the Summa Theologica" will give readers the essential keys for reading the "Summa Theologica" with great success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016547831
Publisher:
BVM Catholic Books
Publication date:
04/13/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
238 KB

Meet the Author

Joseph Anthony holds two degrees in theology from the University of Dallas. Currently, he teaches various catechetical classes at his parish. He lives in North Texas with his wife and four children.

You can find more about his work at his website: http://catholic1613.wordpress.com/

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