[FE 2159]  Proseminar «Fides et ratio»

Semester II
thursday 10:30 - 12:15

Course Information

Professor: CAMP, Isobel
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

ECTS: 4
Schedule:
Semester II
thursday 10:30 - 12:15

Content

This proseminar examines the theme “Faith and Reason according to St Thomas Aquinas” with emphasis given to the praeambula fidei. Students prepare a written paper for a short class presentation guided by the professor. Such presentations include an analysis of Fides et ratio, selected texts from the Summa theologiae and the Summa contra gentiles, which include St Thomas’ celebrated “Five Ways.”

Bibliography

Johannes Paulus Papa II, Fides et ratio,Città del Vaticano: Liberia EditriceVaticana, 1998; R. McInerny, Praeambula Fidei:Thomism and the God of Philosophers,WashingtonD.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2006; Thomas de Aquino, Summa theologiae, in Opera Omnia, iussuimpensaqueLeonis XIII P.M. edita. Romae: ex typographia polyglota et al. 1882-1996; Idem, Summa contra gentiles, in Opera Omnia, iussu impensaque Leonis XIII P.M. edita. Romae: ex typographia polyglota et al. 1882-1996.