Peter Lombard's Sentences, Book 1, now in translation

mst42.gifThe Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies in Toronto has just published Book 1 of Peter Lombard’s Libri sententiarum in English translation by Giulio Silano. Here is the blurb:

The Sentences – Book 1: The Mystery of the Trinity
Mediaeval Sources in Translation 42. St Michael’s College Mediaeval Translations. 2007. • lviii, 278 pp.
ISBN 13: 978–0–88844–292–5 (ISBN 10: 0–88844–292–0) • $39.95

This volume makes available for the first time in English a full translation of Book 1 of Peter Lombard’s Sentences, the work that would win the greatest teacher of the twelfth century a place in Dante’s Paradise and would continue to excite generations of students well beyond the Middle Ages.

You can see a PDF ad for the book, download a PDF order form for it, or learn more about it and PIMS’s website.


Mark Johnson

Mark Johnson is an associate professor of Theology at Marquette University, and founded on Squarespace in November of 2004. He studied with James Weisheipl, Leonard Boyle, Walter Principe, and Lawrence Dewan, at the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies (Toronto, Canada).