A site for the academic study of St. Thomas Aquinas

 

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The abbey church of Fossanova in Italy, where Thomas died in March of 1274.

The abbey church of Fossanova in Italy, where Thomas died in March of 1274.

Since 2004 we have followed conferences, publications (online and in print), and news about the efforts of Aquinas scholars everywhere. Click this link to keep up on events, people, and writings of interest to Aquinas scholarship.

News

Jörgen Vijgen found Garrigou-Lagrange in Rome. Follow his journey.

Thanks to Santiago Argüello we can order up the newly available volume 44, 1 of the Leonine Edition, containing Thomas's individual sermons.

Leafing through my family's Jerusalem Bible I found a pamphlet from Lent of 1975 that left me bug-eyed. I was about to turn fourteen years of age, and was a dutiful if unenthused Catholic. Our family went to a Lenten service at church. The rest I'll tell you now.

Otto Herman Pesch, the preeminent Catholic ecumenist of the 1960's and 1970's, and a sincere proponent of the teaching of Thomas Aquinas on grace and justification, has died in Munich.

Commentary

The reliquary containing the bones of Saint Thomas Aquinas in Toulouse, France

The reliquary containing the bones of Saint Thomas Aquinas in Toulouse, France

Like a good fight? Ferrum ferro acuitur, et homo exacuit faciem amici sui (Prov. 27). Here our contributors address issues both traditional and contemporary, from a Thomistic perspective. Veritas, claritas, brevitas, charitas. See what they have to say.


Stuff

The church of Santa Sabina in Rome, Italy, in possession of the Dominicans since the 1200's. Thomas lived and taught here.

The church of Santa Sabina in Rome, Italy, in possession of the Dominicans since the 1200's. Thomas lived and taught here.

Over the years we have stockpiled a few translations of texts, either of works from Aquinas, or about him, plus our two original newsletters. Though they've been available for a while there's no reason to delete them and—quod scripsi, scripsi !—every reason to hope that they still have use.

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Pictures

The chiesa di San Tommaso in Roccasecca was built in 1323, at the time of Thomas's canonization. 

The chiesa di San Tommaso in Roccasecca was built in 1323, at the time of Thomas's canonization. 

Our contributors have visited locations of significance in Aquinas's life and have shared their photos. Take a look at our admittedly incomplete collection.

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