Written and edited by leading scholars in the field, this collection explores Aquinas' continuing relevance to contemporary theology and his ability to enlighten inter-- and intra--faith dialogue. * Explores Aquinas' continuing relevance to contemporary theology. * Looks at how Aquinas illuminates dialogue both among Christians and between Christians and non--Christians today. * Written by both scholars of Aquinas and those who are actively involved in ecumenical and inter--religious dialogue. * Topics range from Aquinas and Eastern Orthodoxy to Aquinas and atheism. * Helps us to think rigorously about what is required to speak truthfully to people with different beliefs.
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Author Biography - Jim Fodor
Jim Fodor is Associate Professor of Theology at St. Bonaventure University. He is the co--editor of the journal, Modern Theology, and the author of Christian Hermeneutics: Paul Ricoeur and the Refiguring of Theology (1995). Frederick C. Bauerschmidt is Associate Professor of Theology at Loyola College in Maryland. He is the co--editor of the journal, Modern Theology, and the author of Julian of Norwich and the Mystical Body Politic of Christ (1999) and Why the Mystics Matter (2003).