Reading the Sermons of Thomas Aquinas: A Beginner's Guide

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Preaching was immensely important in the medieval Church, and Thomas Aquinas expended much time and effort preaching. Today, however, Aquinas's sermons remain relatively unstudied and underappreciated. This is largely because their sermo modernus style, typical of the thirteenth century, can appear odd and inaccessible to the modern reader. In Reading the Sermons of Thomas Aquinas, Randall Smith guides the reader through Aquinas's sermons, explaining their form and content. In the process, one comes to appreciate the ...

Reading the Sermons of Thomas Aquinas: A Beginner's Guide 2016, Emmaus Academic

ISBN-13: 9781941447970

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