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Art and Scholasticism
Want to Read saving…. Maritain studied under Henri Bergson but was dissatisfied with his teacher’s philosophy, eventually finding certainty in the system T. Jan-Jaap van Peperstraten rated it it was amazing Jul 30, This work contains the essays entitled: Silas rated it liked it Mar 25, May 19, Daniel Goodman rated schoolasticism really liked it Shelves: Ai Le rated it really liked it Dec 29, Along with Orthodoxy, this book belongs up on top of my favorite nonfiction reads.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. But now, all of that is being discarded, along with the idea of hell, the doctrine of creation out of nothing, the infancy narratives of the Gospels, and belief in the immortality of the human soul.
In the second long essay here he makes a special plea for poetry to submit itself to the “”law of grace and the spirit of God””. If you are an artist of any kind well, if you are a human you need to read this book. Goretti Silveira rated it it was amazing Dec 02, Account Options Sign in. Maritain studied under Henri Bergson but was dissatisfied with his teacher’s philosophy, eventually finding certainty in the system of St.
References to this book Virtue and Medicine: Lists with This Book. According to Jaroslav Pelikan, writing in the Saturday Review of Literature, “He laments that in avant-garde Roman Catholic theology uacques he can ‘read nothing about jaxques redeeming sacrifice or the merits of the Passion. This is the type of book where I am left feeling like I only un A delightful little book that some how managed to make me want to marritain virtuously and search out beautiful things.
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Art and Scholasticism With Other Essays by Jacques Maritain
Sep 04, Tyler rated it it was amazing. He learned of the award at his retreat in a small monastery near Toulouse where he had been living in ascetic retirement for some years. Maritain studied under Henri Bergson but was dissatisfied with his teacher’s philosophy, eventually finding jacqeus in the system of St. ShelpEarl Shelp Limited preview – One of the most intellectually stimulating books I’ve read in a while.
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Art and Scholasticism With Other Essays
The first few chapters are quite dense and require extra attentiveness. There was a problem adding your email address.
This book, written by one of the great Catholic intellectuals of our time, will contribute a great deal and it is suggested reading for philosophers, critics and even artists.
Melanie Daves rated it liked it Mar 28, Kessinger Publishing- Philosophy – pages. This unfamiliar way of discussing art is unexpectedly provocative. What Maritain seeks is a higher dedication and a deeper religious insight into art. According to Jaroslav Pelikan, writing in the Saturday Review of Literature, “He laments that in avant-garde Roman Catholic theology today he can ‘read nothing about the redeeming sacrifice or the merits of the Passion.
He learned of the award at his retreat in a small monastery near Toulouse where he had been living in ascetic retirement for some years. Be the first to discover new talent! I feel like I was meant to read this book my whole life. Sarah Gutierrez Myers rated it it was amazing Sep 22, In it, Maritain attacked the “neo-modernism” that he had seen developing in the church in recent decades, especially since the Second Vatican Council.
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ART AND SCHOLASTICISM by Jacques Maritain | Kirkus Reviews
Eliot once called Jacques Maritain “the most conspicuous figure and probably the most powerful force in contemporary philosophy.
This is the type of book where I am left feeling like I only understood a fraction of the content—not because it is verbose, but because it is paradigm shifting.
Refresh and try again. Matthew Larrey rated it liked it Jan 02, Gregorio rated it it was amazing Jul 28, Trivia About Art and Scholasti Open Preview See a Problem? Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Please provide an email address. The art he wants for himself is Art, with all its teeth. I could easily return to the book again and again and jacquex new insight.
He was prominent in the Catholic intellectual resurgence, with a keen perception of modern French literature. James rated it it was amazing Mar 01,