Thomas Aquinas


Poetic solitude

A review of Michael N. McGregor

From his youth Lax experienced a love of God that would not abate, calling him toward both solitude and engagement with others.


A Philosophical Walking Tour with C. S. Lewis, by Stewart Goetz

Stewart Goetz’s book is provocative and carefully argued. But I am puzzled as to why the ordinary reader of C. S. Lewis would be worried about the road not taken.


Aquinas on the Beginning and End of Human Life, by Fabrizio Amerini

Fabrizio Amerini’s analysis creates precision about Aquinas on beginning-of-life issues—something other accounts, especially abortion polemics, often lack.


Aquinas for Protestants

One of the fascinating aspects of the events surrounding the passing of Pope John Paul II was the almost universal outpouring of grief.

The Aquinas industry

A striking aspect of contemporary Protestant theology is the amount of interest shown in the great medieval theologian Thomas Aquinas, who was long regarded as the champion of rationalism and the “natural” knowledge of God—a theology at odds with a Protestant understanding of the limits of reason.