By Manfred Svensson,David VanDrunen
The Protestant philosophical and theological history of Thomas Aquinas
This significant new e-book offers an creation to Thomas Aquinas’s effect on Protestantism. The editors, either famous commentators on Aquinas, compile a bunch of influential students to illustrate the ways in which Anglican, Lutheran, and Reformed thinkers have analyzed and used Thomas throughout the centuries. Later chapters additionally discover how today’s Protestants may possibly acceptable the paintings of Aquinas to handle a few modern theological and philosophical issues.
The authors set the list immediately and disavow the common influence that Aquinas is an beside the point determine for the historical past of Protestant inspiration. This assumption has ruled not just Protestant historiography but additionally Roman Catholic bills of the Reformation and Protestant highbrow existence. The publication 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 prime students at the teachings of Aquinas
- New views on Thomas Aquinas’s place as a towering determine within the historical past 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