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Thomas A·qui·nas

 (ə-kwī′nəs), Saint
See Saint Thomas Aquinas.

Thom′as Aqui′nas


n.
Saint, Aquinas, Saint Thomas.
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Noun1.Thomas Aquinas - (Roman Catholic Church) Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church who is remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theologyThomas Aquinas - (Roman Catholic Church) Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church who is remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theology; presented philosophical proofs of the existence of God (1225-1274)
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
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Thomas Aquinas, Thomas Hobbes, and John Austin (along with "eminent" and contemporary scholars thereof), allowing Murphy to draw magisterial conclusions about the jurisprudence of positive law.
Murphy teases out a fundamental continuity in the history of positive law by examining the works of Plato, Thomas Aquinas, Thomas Hobbes, and John Austin.
Aquinas in Dialogue with Contemporary Philosophy: Eleonore Stump's Aquinas, THOMAS WILLIAMS