Fr John Emery, O.P., on the Charity of Christ’s Passion, Aquinas on Christ Conference 2020, Talk 3

After an introduction by Sr. Magdalene, Fr. John Emery, O.P., will lead us through Aquinas’ teaching on the Charity of Christ, particularly in His Passion.

Fr. John is a Dominican priest who is Professor and Head of Dogmatic Theology at the University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Buenos Aires (UNSTA), Argentina. He has a doctorate from the University of Fribourg, with a focus on Christology, and is also co-founder and co-director of the Aquinas Project, which runs the iaquinas website (www.iaquinas.com/english). The Aquinas Project has the goal of offering a formation in the thought of Aquinas to anyone around the world, free of charge. The iaquinas website has an array of videos and articles in various languages.

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Prayer Attributed to St. Thomas Aquinas: “Whatever is pleasing to you, O merciful God, may I ardently desire, wisely pursue, truly recognize, and bring to perfect completion, to the praise and glory of your name. Amen.”

Aquinas on the Passions Talk 2: On Love and Charity [ST I-II, qq. 26-28]

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on the passion of Love according to St. Thomas, as well as the theological virtue of Charity.

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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Aquinas on the Passions, Talk 3: On Hatred, [ST I-II, q. 29]

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on Hatred as both a passion and a vice, according to St. Thomas.

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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Aquinas on the Passions, Talk 4: On Concupiscence and Desire, [ST I-II, q. 30]

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on Concupiscence and Desire according to St. Thomas. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O.P., will explain how concupiscence affects us with regard to sin, and how we can respond appropriately.

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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Aquinas on the Passions, Talk 5: On Pleasure and Joy [ST I-II, q. 31-34]

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on Pleasure and Joy according to St. Thomas. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O.P., will explain the difference between sensible and intellectual pleasures and then speak about the greatest joy.

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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Aquinas on the Passions, Talk 6: On Pain and Sorrow [ST I-II, q. 35-39]

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on Pain and Sorrow according to St. Thomas. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O.P., will explain the difference between pain and sorrow, and when sorrow may be virtuous or a vice, as well as suggest a few remedies for it. Sr. Magdalene will also speak briefly about the passion of aversion in this video.

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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Aquinas on the Passions, Talk 7: On Hope and Despair [ST I-II, q. 40]

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on Hope and Despair according to St. Thomas. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O.P., will speak about the irascible passions of the soul, particularly the passions of Hope and Despair, as well as the theological virtue of Hope and the vices of Despair and Presumption.

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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Aquinas on the Passions, Talk 8: On Fear [ST I-II, qq. 41-44]

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on the passion of fear according to St. Thomas. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O.P., will also review the concupiscible and irascible passions in general, as well as speak about the vices of timidity (an excess of fear) and fearlessness (a defect/deficiency of fear in cases when one ought to fear).

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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Aquinas on the Passions, Talk 9: On Daring [ST I-II, q. 45]

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on the passion of daring according to St. Thomas. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O.P., will also compare the passion of daring to the passion of fear, as well as speak about the virtue of fortitude.

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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Aquinas on the Passions, Talk 10: On Anger (ST I-II, qq. 46-48)

The Aquinas on the Passions videos focus on the 11 main passions according to St. Thomas, as well as a few of the associated virtues or vices. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O. P., will also explain the relationship between the passions and our intellect or reason, as well as the relationship between the passions and the virtues, in general.

This Aquinas on the Passions video focuses on the passion of anger according to St. Thomas Aquinas. Sr. Mary Magdalene, O.P., will also discuss when anger can be good or bad, and how the virtues of clemency and meekness can help us to moderate our anger.

For an overview of the 11 main passions as well a few slides explaining them, go to the first talk, “Passions and Virtues in a Time of Distress.”

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