Thomas Aquinas's Summa contra gentiles : a guide and commentary / Brian Davies.

Author
Davies, Brian, 1952- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description
xviii, 485 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-471) and index.
Contents
  • The Summa contra Gentiles and its context
  • Approaching the question of God's existence (SCG, 1,10-12)
  • Arguing for God's existence (SCG, 1,13)
  • God as eternal and simple (SCG, 1,14-27)
  • Talking about God (SCG, 1,28-36)
  • Goodness, oneness, and infinity (SCG, 1,37-43)
  • God's knowledge (SCG, 1,44-71)
  • God's will, life, and blessedness (SCG, 1,72-102)
  • God as omnipotent creator (SCG, 2,1-29)
  • Necessity in creatures, the eternity of the world, and distinctions among creatures (SCG, 2,30-45)
  • Intellectual creatures (SCG, 2,46-101)
  • Agents, ends, evil, and good (SCG, 3,1-15)
  • The end of all things and of people in particular (SCG, 3,16-63)
  • Providence at work (SCG, 3,64-110)
  • Providence in relation to rational creatures (SCG, 3,111-163)
  • Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (SCG, 4,2-26)
  • God incarnate (SCG, 4,27-49)
  • The fittingness of the incarnation, sacraments, Resurrection, and the final state of all people and of the world (SCG, 4,50-97).
ISBN
  • 9780190456542 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 019045654X ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 9780190456535 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 0190456531 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
LCCN
2015044427
OCLC
927381654
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