Aquinas on the Metaphysics of the Hypostatic Union by Michael Gorman

By Michael Gorman

The hypostatic union of Christ, particularly his being concurrently human and divine, is without doubt one of the founding doctrines of Christian theology. during this publication Michael Gorman provides the 1st full-length remedy of Aquinas's metaphysics of the hypostatic union. After starting up the old and theological historical past, he examines Aquinas's metaphysical presuppositions, explains the elemental parts of his account of the hypostatic union, after which enters into unique discussions of 4 parts the place it truly is tougher to get a transparent realizing of Aquinas's perspectives, arguing that during a few situations we has to be content material with speculative reconstructions which are real to the spirit of Aquinas's inspiration. His learn will pay shut cognizance to the Latin texts and their chronology, and engages with a variety of secondary literature. it will likely be of significant curiosity to theologians in addition to to students of metaphysics and medieval thought.

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