We translate and publish all of the writings of Thomas Aquinas — many of which have never been translated into English! — in an accessible two column-layout.
All published works can be found in our bookstore, and you can learn more about our current translation projects here on our website.
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We offer discussion-based online courses for students around the world, full or part time!
Our graduate-level Theology Curriculum provides an immersion in Scripture, dogma, and morality for those pursuing an M.A. in Theology.
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What is a “discussion based” class?
At the Aquinas Institute, we believe that learning and friendship are fostered through the sharing of ideas and ultimate journey towards knowledge and the discovery of truth. A “discussion based” class is a unique classroom setting in which the students and professor(s) engage with the subject content in an interactive dialogue, in contrast to the lecture style of most colleges and asynchronous learning common for online programs.
It is with great joy that we announce our forthcoming translation of Thomas Aquinas’s Commentary on the Psalms, available for pre-order here, in a new translation by Sr. Albert Marie Surmanski, OP and Sr. Maria Veritas Marks, OP. St. Thomas’s prologue to this work...
Despite being one of only a handful of saints with the title “Great,” St. Albert seems to live in the shadow of his greatest pupil, St. Thomas Aquinas. Any description of the life of this doctor of the Church necessarily focuses on the fact that he was St. Thomas’s teacher—sometimes as though it was his greatest achievement. Yet perhaps this does give us the key to St. Albert’s greatness.
How do I get back there? How do I return to thinking about the important things and asking meaningful questions? How do we keep our lives trained on the True, the Good, and the Beautiful once we leave school? And what about those of us who never had the chance to explore what really matters while we were in school?