Table of Contents

Prelude ; 1. Time, place, and person.
PART ONE: FAITH AND REASON ; 2. Thomas s Intellectual Project ; 3. Praeambula Fidei: God and the World ; 4. Fides Quaerens Intellectum.
PART TWO: FOLLOWING CHRIST ; 5. The way of God incarnate ; 6. The way of God s people ; 7. Thomas in history An introduction to the thought of Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274) who is one of the most significant Christian writers of the Middle Ages. It pays particular attention to the Aquinas's context as a Dominican friar, devoted to the task of preaching the Christian gospel.