Monday, 23 September 2019
Aquinas on emotion, pt. 2 (ST 2.23)
In a previous post I began a commentary on Aquinas' understanding of emotion (or "the passions") as it is laid out in the Su...
Friday, 20 September 2019
Aquinas on emotion, pt. 1 (ST 2.22)
The account of the emotions (or passions) serves an important role in the anthropology of Thomas Aquinas' Summa theologica , being sit...
Thursday, 19 September 2019
The Suffering of Love
There is something uniquely eternal about love. After all: "and now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; and the greatest of the...
Wednesday, 31 July 2019
A little guide to 'Cur Deus homo?'
Anselm's "satisfaction theory of the atonement" is much maligned, often by those who, in my opinion, are dealing with a cari...
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Rémi Brague, Curing Mad Truths: Medieval Wisdom for the Modern Age
I imagine that many readers are familiar already with the French historian and philosopher Rémi Brague . My first encounter with him is vi...
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Faith & Theology is open again
I have had a long and rather intimate relationship with Ben Myers. For example: I have lived in his house, slept in his bed, mowed his la...
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