Course

God in St. Thomas Aquinas

Description

This is a seminar in practical exegesis of the writings of Saint Thomas Aquinas. We will review: 1) questions of historiography and historical context; 2) medieval theories of language, including the practices of grammar, dialectic and rhetoric; 3) pedagogical practices of the university; 4) Aquinas' use of philosophical tools for understanding theological mysteries; 5) key principles of theological method according to Thomas Aquinas; and 6) various types of writings and their responsible exegesis.

Credits

3

Language

en

Faculty

Theology

Professor

Maxime Allard, O.P.

Course code

DTHY 6340

Room number

202

Academic year

2016-17

Semester

Winter

Level

Graduate

Time

Thursday 9:00 a.m.