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News

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

Cleaning up my ever-growing PDF collection I came across a joyous article from 1979 on the efforts of the Leonine Commission. It's a short and informative read, and will bring a summery smile to you.

The CTSA's Thomas Aquinas Interest Group has issued a call for papers for next summer's Convention, which is devoted to the topic of the sensus fidelium.

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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