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Thomas Aquinas on God and evil

Author: Brian Davies
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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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Davies, Brian, 1951-
Thomas Aquinas on God and evil.
Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010032479
(OCoLC)656848917
Named Person: Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Thomas, Aquinas Saint
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Davies
ISBN: 9780199790982 0199790981 9780199830343 0199830347
OCLC Number: 750173378
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 172 pages)
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 on god and evil.
Responsibility: Brian Davies.

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