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By Peter Kreeft

Saint Thomas Aquinas is universally well-known as one of many maximum philosophers who ever lived. His writings mix the 2 basic beliefs of philosophical writing: readability and profundity. he's a grasp of metaphysics and technical terminology, but so jam-packed with either theoretical and sensible knowledge. he's the grasp of good judgment. His significant paintings, the Summa Theologica, is undying, yet fairly vital at the present time due to his synthesis of religion and cause, revelation and philosophy, and the Biblical and the classical Greco-Roman heritages.

This certain publication combines chosen crucial philosophical passages from Thomas' Summa with footnotes and motives by means of Kreeft, a favored Thomist instructor and author. Kreeft chosen these passages from Thomas which are intrinsically very important, non-technical sufficient to be intelligible to fashionable readers, and probably for use in a category or by way of self reliant readers who are looking to learn the Summa on their lonesome. Kreeft's certain footnotes clarify tough or technical passages and contact recognition to issues of specific value for the fashionable reader. This publication is the main clever, transparent, and priceless entry to Saint Thomas in print. features a word list and an index.

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