Physics Release and a Brief Note on Pre-Orders

The Aquinas Institute is pleased to announce the release of St. Thomas’s Commentary on the Physics, available for pre-order here. Aristotle’s Physics, a notoriously difficult philosophical text, begins the study of the natural world at its very roots....

Pray

Thank you once again for donating to help the Ukrainian refugees who are flooding into western Ukraine and the surrounding countries. At this time all donations have been sent and are being used right now to help refugees. Fr. Kolasa has been distributing the money to...

Ukrainian Aid Update

Thank you for your donations and for sharing the initial post about sending money to help Ukrainian refugees. It has been a busy and fruitful week, and all the money we have received so far has been sent. Fr. Yuriy Kolasa, the Vicar General for Eastern Rite Churches...

Friendship and Ukraine

My friendship with Thomas Aquinas began at the International Theological Institute in Austria, in the Kartause Gaming. I learned to talk with St. Thomas as I studied: just as he had small chats with St. Paul, Our Lord, and the saints while he was studying, asking them...

Thomas, Joseph, and Augustine

As it is the year of St. Joseph, we are all trying to get to know this great self-effacing saint better. But we modern Catholics are very susceptible to projecting our own conflicts and ambivalences onto the saints. Certainly, it’s a great spiritual exercise to place...