[TE 2386]  Prudence, Fortitude, Temperance

Semester II
tuesday 08:30 - 10:15
thursday 10:30 - 12:15

Course Information

Professor: DROSTE, Catherine Joseph
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

ECTS: 6
Schedule:
Semester II
tuesday 08:30 - 10:15
thursday 10:30 - 12:15

Content

After an introductory examination of the historical foundations of the doctrine of the cardinal virtues, the virtues of prudence, fortitude, and temperance are studied: 1) individually; 2) in the context of their relationship to other virtues; 3) in their practical bearing on the Christian life.

Bibliography

AQUINAS. Summa Theologiae II-IIae, qq47-56; 123-170; CESSARIO. The Moral Virtues and Theological Virtues, 2nd Ed. University of Notre Dame, 2009; HOUSER. The Cardinal Virtues, PIMS, Toronto, 2004; PIEPER, The Four Cardinal Virtues, University of Notre Dame, 1966