Tuesday, January 16, 2007


Depiction of St. Thomas Aquinas from the Demidoff Altarpiece (1476) by Carlo Crivelli

The Times January 13, 2007

Aquinas proves atheists are closer to God than they think
By Brian Davies: Credo

Atheists make a great fuss about how God does not exist. This claim, they think, is at odds with what those who believe in God hold. But is it? What kind of God do the atheists have in mind? And can someone who believes in God not actually feel happy to say that God does not exist?

Brian Davies is an English Dominican. He is Professor of Philosophy at Fordham University, New York

Full article here.