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Author Colberg, Shawn M. (Shawn Michael), author.

Title The wayfarer's end : Bonaventure and Aquinas on divine rewards in scripture and sacred doctrine / Shawn M. Colberg
Published Washington, DC : The Catholic University of America Press, 2020


Description 1 online resource (x, 313 pages)
Contents Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- The Significance of Reward -- Reward Texts -- Rewards and Gifts -- Bonaventure of Bagnoregio and Thomas Aquinas -- Sacra Pagina et Sacra Doctrina -- Foundational Themes in Bonaventure and Aquinas -- Method -- 1. Bonaventure and Reward in the Systematic Works -- Predestination, Grace, and Reward in the Breviloquium and CS -- Grace and Reward in the Itinerarium and Lignum vitae -- Conclusion -- 2. Thomas and Reward in the Systematic Works -- Grace, Human Action, and Reward in the Summa theologiae
Gifts and Rewards: Operative and Cooperative Effects of Divine Action -- The Possibility of Rewards -- Rewards in Other Parts of the ST -- Conclusion -- 3. Bonaventure and Aquinas on Reward in the Scripture Commentaries -- Expositing Scripture -- Reward Texts -- Bonaventure: Passages from Luke -- Thomas: Passages from Matthew -- Bonaventure: Passages from John -- Thomas: Passages from John -- Conclusion -- 4. Rewards and Christian Perfection in the Mendicant Controversies -- Spiritual Perfection -- The Merit of the Mendicant Lifestyle -- Reward as Means and Ends -- Reward Texts -- Absent Themes
Conclusion -- 5. Bonaventure and Thomas in Relief -- Human Agency in the Plan of Human Salvation -- Acceptatio versus Ordinatio -- The Timing of Divine Rewards -- The Nature of Divine Rewards -- The Effects of Divine Rewards -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Aquinas and Reward in the Pauline Commentary -- Passages from Romans -- Passages from 1 and 2 Corinthians -- Passages from Galatians -- Passages from Other Pauline Letters -- Thomas, Rewards, and Paul -- Bibliography -- Scripture Index -- General Index
Summary "Explores the relationship between the theologies of Thomas Aquinas and St. Bonaventure on the topics of merit and reward. The author uses the motif of a "journey" to situate each of these theologies of rewards within the broader context of the "wayfarer's" life in grace"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274.
Bonaventure, Saint, Cardinal, approximately 1217-1274.
Bonaventure, Saint, Cardinal, approximately 1217-1274 fast
Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274 fast
Subject Reward (Theology) -- Comparative studies
Reward (Theology) -- Biblical teaching
RELIGION -- Christian Theology -- History.
Reward (Theology)
Reward (Theology) -- Biblical teaching
Genre/Form e-books.
Comparative studies
Livres numériques.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780813232928