New PDF release: Acting on Principles: A Thomistic Perspective in Making

By Janko Zagar OP,Augustine Thompson

Acting on Principles, the made from over thirty years of training, offers a finished evaluation of the ethical Theology of St. Thomas Aquinas, putting it in discussion with modern moral thought and advancements in Catholic theology because the moment Vatican Council. compatible for college kids of ethics and ethical theology, and basic readers looking Christian counsel within the formation of sense of right and wrong and ethical choice making, it offers the classical Catholic moral culture in a transparent and energetic style.

"Fr. Zagar bargains us a learn that's straight away scholarly and available to a large readership. devoted to the idea and approach to St. Thomas, Acting on Principles is a just right source for lecturers, scholars of ethical theology, pastors, catechists, and for all who search to appreciate extra absolutely the root for ethical judgment. i'm thrilled to suggest to you this significant work!"
--Michael Sweeney, O.P.
President
Dominican college of Philosophy and Theology

"Acting on Principles is, in its essence, a profound appreciation of the ethical theology of St. Thomas Aquinas, its relevance to modern ethics within the gentle of the second one Vatican Council, and the end result of over thirty years of analysis, instructing, and prayer. Father Zagar's life of educating renders his writing lucid and available. This publication will lengthy function a useful source for seminarians, catechetical courses, and self reliant study."
--Fr. Emmerich Vogt, O.P.
Prior Provincial
Western Dominican Province

"As the 50th anniversary of the second one Vatican Council ways, modern day desire is to discover how one can combination, in artistic constancy, the moments of continuity and discontinuity that have been counseled by way of the Council. Janko Zagar's Acting on Principles, which started to take form within the first many years following the Council, exemplifies the continued quest for a synthesis actual either to the Thomistic legacy and to a Conciliar experience of personalism."
--Richard Schenk O.P.
Regent of stories, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley
Western Dominican Province

Fr. Janko Zagar, O.P., a Catholic priest of the Dominican Order, is Emeritus Professor of ethical Theology and previous educational Dean of the Dominican college of Philosophy and Theology on the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. he's writer of Bentham et los angeles France, in addition to various articles on ethical theology and the idea of St. Thomas Aquinas.

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