Filippino Lippi, Carafa Chapel, Triumph of St. Thomas Aquinas over the Heretics

Filippino Lippi, Carafa Chapel, Triumph of St. Thomas Aquinas over the Heretics

Spring 2018

  • Syllabus

  • Teaching Outlines

  • Philosophy Packet

Required Reading

  • Steven Jensen, Living the Good Life: A Beginner's Thomistic Ethics

  • Thomas Aquinas Reading Packet (Treatise on Happiness; Habits; Virtues, De Malo)

  • Kyle David Bennett, Practices of Love: Spiritual Disciplines for the Life of the World


Recommended Reading

  • Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics

  • Aristotle, Politics

  • Thomas Aquinas, De Regno

  • Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung, Glittering Vices: A New Look at the Seven Deadly Sins and Their Remedies

  • _____. Vainglory: The Forgotten Vice

  • Robert Sokolowski, “What is Natural Law?”

  • G. K. Chesterton, The Dumb Ox

  • Anthony Copleston, Aquinas: An Introduction to the Life and Work of the Great Medieval Thinker 

  • Thomas Aquinas, Compendium of Theology

  • Thomas Aquinas, “Three Greatest Prayers”