Thomas Aquinas

Thomas Aquinas – Question 15

QUESTION 15 OF IDEAS (In Three Articles) After considering the knowledge of God, it remains to consider ideas. And about this there are three points of inquiry: (1) Whether there are ideas? (2) Whether they are many, or one only? (3) Whether there are ideas of all things known by God? _______________________ FIRST ARTICLE [I, […]

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Thomas Aquinas – Question 14

QUESTION 14 OF GOD’S KNOWLEDGE (In Sixteen Articles) Having considered what belongs to the divine substance, we have now to treat of God’s operation. And since one kind of operation is immanent, and another kind of operation proceeds to the exterior effect, we treat first of knowledge and of will (for understanding abides in the […]

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Thomas Aquinas – Question 17

QUESTION 17 CONCERNING FALSITY (In Four Articles) We next consider falsity. About this four points of inquiry arise: (1) Whether falsity exists in things? (2) Whether it exists in the sense? (3) Whether it exists in the intellect? (4) Concerning the opposition of the true and the false. _______________________ FIRST ARTICLE [I, Q. 17, Art. […]

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Thomas Aquinas – Question 13

QUESTION 13 THE NAMES OF GOD (In Twelve Articles) After the consideration of those things which belong to the divine knowledge, we now proceed to the consideration of the divine names. For everything is named by us according to our knowledge of it. Under this head, there are twelve points for inquiry: (1) Whether God […]

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Thomas Aquinas – Question 11

QUESTION 11 THE UNITY OF GOD (In Four Articles) After the foregoing, we consider the divine unity; concerning which there are four points of inquiry: (1) Whether “one” adds anything to “being”? (2) Whether “one” and “many” are opposed to each other? (3) Whether God is one? (4) Whether He is in the highest degree […]