New PDF release: A Commentary on Aristotle's Metaphysics: A Most Ample Index

By Francisco Suárez, John P. Doyle

ISBN-10: 0874622433

ISBN-13: 9780874622430

This isn't a full-on statement on Aristotle's Metaphysics within the comparable approach as Aquinas' is. Suarez is going via each one part asking a number of questions after which referring the reader again to correct sections of his Metaphysical Disputations.

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C. De Propaganda Fide, 1888), p. 32a. , q. 44, a. 1, tom. IV, p. 455b. 26 Cf. Opera omnia, tomus decimus tertius (Romae: Typis Riccardi Garroni, 1918), pp. 33b–34a. 27 Cf. In Summam Theologiam I, 2, 3, n. VII, in: S. Thomae Aquinatis, Omnia opera, tom. IV, p. , 44, 1, n. VIII, pp. 456b–57a. 28 Cf. In Summam contra Gentiles, I, c. 13, XXII–XXIII, in S. Thomae Aquinatis, Opera omnia, tom. xiii, p. 39ab. 29 Cf. , Defensiones theologiae Divi Thomae Aquinatis, II, d. 14, q. 1, a. 1, ed. C. Paban et T.

Question 20. Does this science speak about God as its object or only about him as the principle and cause of all things? 56 But how according to natural reason is it true that God is the principle and the cause of all things, and that he possesses whatever is perfect and excellent, and that he envies no one, but does good to all, and how He alone perfectly knows and enjoys Himself (for Aristotle indicates all of these things about God), are treated in Disputations 3057 and 31 [sic]58 which deal with natural knowledge of God.

This question is only implicitly touched on by Aristotle; therefore it does not merit discussion here. 17 Question 4. 19 Question 5. Do speculative science and practical science differ in their goals, in that the former stops at contemplation of truth, while the latter relates to operation—and, therefore, the former directly inquires after the cause of truth, since there simply is no science of truth without the cause, but the latter investigates the cause only insofar as it is useful for 40 Francisco Suárez: A Commentary on Aristotle’s Metaphysics operation?

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