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  • [Cath Cauc] Pope to Jesuits: Help Critics of Amoris Laetitia to See Its Morality Is Thomist

    09/28/2017 4:08:03 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 7 replies
    National Catholic Register ^ | September 28, 2017 | Edward Penting
    He (Pope Francis) also insisted the morality of the document is “Thomist, the morality of the great Thomas,” and again directed questions in this regard to Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, the Dominican Archbishop of Vienna. For a critique of the assertion that Amoris Laetitia is Thomistic, see Dominican Father Basil Cole’s commentary here, and his more recent critique of the exhortation here. The Pope said those who criticize the document have a “purely casuistic” approach to morality, and urged his brother Jesuits to help them “understand that the great Thomas possesses the greatest richness, which is still able to inspire us...

    01/30/2010 10:41:25 AM PST · by NYer · 17 replies · 496+ views
    Zna ^ | January 29, 2010
    SOUTH BEND, Indiana, JAN. 29, 2010 ( Prominent Catholic author, professor and cultural commentator Ralph McInerny died today at the age of 80. "I have no voice or words to speak our loss. Not yet. Not today," Joseph Bottom of First Things wrote today on the magazine's Web site. Ralph McInerny was a professor of philosophy and the Michael P. Grace Professor of Medieval Studies at the University of Notre Dame. He held degrees from St. Paul Seminary, University of Minnesota and Laval University, and had taught at the University of Notre Dame since 1955. He directed the Jacques...