Category Archives: Love

Lover, Beloved, Love

There are, writes Augustine, these three alone in God (De Trin. VI.5.7).  

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Fear and Love

Thomas (IIa IIae, 19, 3) argues that “worldly fear” (e.g., the fear of worldly powers or events) is always evil: “Timor autem ex amore nascitur, illud enim homo timet amittere quod amat; ut patet per Augustinum, in libro octogintatrium quaest. … Continue reading

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