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Thomas Aquinas on God and evil

Author: Brian Davies
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2011.
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Aquinas scholar Brian Davies here offers an in-depth study of the saint's thoughts on God and evil, revealing that Aquinas's thinking about God and evil can be traced through his metaphysical philosophy, his thoughts on God and creation, and his writings about Christian revelation and the doctrines of the Trinity.
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Named Person: Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Thomas, de Aquino; Thomas, von Aquin.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Davies
ISBN: 9780199790890 0199790892 9780199790906 0199790906
OCLC Number: 656848917
Description: xi, 172 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The problem of evil --
Aquinas, philosophy, and theology --
What there is --
Goodness and badness --
God the creator --
God's perfection and goodness --
The creator and evil --
Providence and grace --
The Trinity and Christ --
Aquinas, God, and evil.
Responsibility: Brian Davies.
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He has produced a book for a wide range of readers on perhaps the most difficult question people pose about God ... Davies has produced a remarkable book. Jeff Phillips, Theology Vol. 116 [Davies] is Read more...

 
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