Theological Systematization and the Order Between the Literal and Allegorical Senses of Scripture

The Aquinas Review of Thomas Aquinas College 26 (2):151-77 (2023)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

This paper demonstrates the inadequacy of the literalist and the allegorist approaches to Sacred Scripture, when isolated from each other, through the lenses of the Antiochian and Alexandrian Schools during the Patristic Era. Then, it turns to the perfection of the literal and allegorical approaches when brought together in proper order in the hands of the Saint Thomas Aquinas.

Author's Profile

David Francis Sherwood
Ave Maria University

Analytics

Added to PP
2024-02-08

Downloads
54 (#90,656)

6 months
54 (#71,822)

Historical graph of downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks on external links on PhilPapers.
How can I increase my downloads?