Acting on Principles: A Thomistic Perspective in Making by Janko Zagar OP,Augustine Thompson

By Janko Zagar OP,Augustine Thompson

Acting on Principles, the made from over thirty years of training, offers a finished assessment of the ethical Theology of St. Thomas Aquinas, putting it in discussion with modern moral conception and advancements in Catholic theology because the moment Vatican Council. appropriate for college students of ethics and ethical theology, and common readers looking Christian information within the formation of moral sense and ethical choice making, it offers the classical Catholic moral culture in a transparent and vigorous style.

"Fr. Zagar bargains us a examine that's instantly scholarly and available to a large readership. devoted to the idea and approach to St. Thomas, Acting on Principles is a ideal source for lecturers, scholars of ethical theology, pastors, catechists, and for all who search to appreciate extra totally the root for ethical judgment. i'm extremely joyful to suggest to you this crucial 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 fruits of over thirty years of analysis, educating, and prayer. Father Zagar's life of educating renders his writing lucid and available. This booklet will lengthy function a useful source for seminarians, catechetical courses, and autonomous study."
--Fr. Emmerich Vogt, O.P.
Prior Provincial
Western Dominican Province

"As the 50th anniversary of the second one Vatican Council methods, cutting-edge desire is to discover how one can mixture, in artistic constancy, the moments of continuity and discontinuity that have been recommended 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 feel of personalism."
--Richard Schenk O.P.
Regent of reports, 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 institution of Philosophy and Theology on the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. he's writer of Bentham et l. a. France, in addition to a number of articles on ethical theology and the idea of St. Thomas Aquinas.

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