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Rudolf Steiner Archive

Calendar of the Soul

Week 27

When to my being's depths I penetrate,
There stirs expectant longing
That self-observing, I may find myself
As gift of summer sun, a seed
That warming lives in autumn mood
As germinating force of soul.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 1

When out of world-wide spaces
The sun speaks to the human mind,
And gladness from the depths of soul
Becomes, in seeing, one with light,
Then rising from the sheath of self,
Thoughts soar to distances of space
And dimly bind
The human being to the spirit's life.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

The Philosophy of Thomas Aquinas
GA 74

A deep study of Thomas Aquinas and Augustine, the essence of Thomism, and Thomism in the present time. Also included are appendices and supplemental material by the translators. As British Weekly reports, "Every page contains thought at a high level."

Three lectures given by Rudolf Steiner at Dornach in May of 1920. They are from the lecture series entitled: The Philosophy of Thomas Aquinas, published in German as: Die Philosophie Des Thomas von Aquino.

Part One is the three lectures by Dr. Rudolf Steiner. Part Two is commentaries on some passages from the works of Thomas Aquinas by Dr. Roman Boos. Translated by Harry Collison

Preface
Part I: The Philosophy of Thomas Aquinas
I.Thomas and Augustine May 22, 1920
II.The Essence of Thomism May 23, 1920
III.Thomism in the Present Day May 24, 1920
Part II: Commentary on Some Passages from the Works of Thomas Aquinas
by Dr. Roman Boos
Preface to Part Two
I.Thomas and Platonism
II.Man and the Intelligible World
III.Man and the Material World
IV.Man as a Learning Being
V.The Application of Intelligence to the Human Body

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