By Manfred Svensson,David VanDrunen
The Protestant philosophical and theological history of Thomas Aquinas
This significant new ebook offers an creation to Thomas Aquinas’s impression on Protestantism. The editors, either famous commentators on Aquinas, collect a gaggle of influential students to illustrate the ways in which Anglican, Lutheran, and Reformed thinkers have analyzed and used Thomas in the course of the centuries. Later chapters additionally discover how today’s Protestants could applicable the paintings of Aquinas to deal with a couple of modern theological and philosophical issues.
The authors set the list instantly and disavow the frequent influence that Aquinas is an beside the point determine for the heritage of Protestant proposal. This assumption has ruled not just Protestant historiography but additionally Roman Catholic bills of the Reformation and Protestant highbrow existence. The booklet opens the chance for modern reception, engagement, and critique or even intra-Protestant relatives and includes:
- Information at the fruitful appropriation of Aquinas in Anglican, Lutheran, and Reformed theologians over the centuries
- Important essays from major students at the teachings of Aquinas
- New views on Thomas Aquinas’s place as a towering determine within the background of Christian thought
Aquinas one of the Protestant is a ground-breaking and interdenominational paintings for college kids and students of Thomas Aquinas and theology extra generally.
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Aquinas Among the Protestants by Manfred Svensson,David VanDrunen