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Sometimes it takes a nightmare…

…to wake us up to reality. The growing awareness of the wisdom of nature– from the architectonics of ant towers to the elegant precision of bird nests to the incomparable power and efficiency of spider webs to the role of … Continue reading

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“Is man a rational animal?”

http://thomism.wordpress.com/2012/03/31/is-man-a-rational-animal/ Powers are understood through their objects. In fact, they are really just the object itself in one of its modes.

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“What is an intellectual soul? (pt. 1)”

http://thomism.wordpress.com/2012/04/02/what-is-an-intellectual-soul-pt-1/ …the only reason we begin speaking about a soul is to have a principle that divides a living body from its corpse, and in this sense “soul” must be the act of a body. “Intellect” must find a place … Continue reading

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