For St. Thomas Aquinas, the will is most rightly used when God’s glory becomes more manifest in our world. In other words, what becomes particularly important, is that when it comes to choosing, ultimately every choice we make can only be evaluated with regards to the purpose for which the choices made. For human beings then, the choice is ultimately about whether or not one follows God, or makes choices that help us to move closer and closer to God.
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Readings For Today Every early student of philosophy has probably used the line from St. Thomas Aquinas, “all I have written is so much straw.” I know I did. the intent was to suggest that even Thomas Aquinas, did not think his work is too valuable. The problem of course, was that those of us […]