Key to Balthasar’s response to modern biblical studies is his concept of beauty ... Balthasar links beauty to human perception, and the way human beings gain knowledge. Over the past 100 years—amidst the confusion and darkness … [Read more...]
May 24, 2014 By Luke Murray
Filed Under: Articles, Magazine Tagged With: beauty, biblical studies, Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, David Hume, David Schindler, Descartes, Francis Bacon, Gestalt, H.S. Reimarus, Hans Urs von Balthasar, hermeneutics, historical Jesus, historical-critical method, Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger, Kant, Mary as model, Pope John Paul II, reality, Richard Simon, Rudolf Bultmann, “Theological Aesthetics"
February 22, 2014 By Dr. Richard Becka, Ph.D.
Everyone is seeking knowledge, but is the knowledge they are seeking really worth the trade-off in terms of the life’s cost? Aristotle and St. Thomas Aquinas Everyone familiar with the Aristotelian-Thomistic tradition will … [Read more...]
Filed Under: Articles, Magazine Tagged With: Aristotle, Beatific Vision, contemplation, Descartes, Dietrich von Hildebrand, G.E. Moore, imitation of Christ, John Cooper, Kierkegaard, metaphysics, Nicomachean Ethics, Plato, St. Augustine, St. Francis of Assisi, St. Thomas Aquinas, Thomas à Kempis, Thomism