On Inoculating Moral Philosophy against God

On Inoculating Moral Philosophy against God

On Inoculating Moral Philosophy against God

On Inoculating Moral Philosophy against God

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The Wisconsin-Alpha Chapter of Phi Sigma Tau, the International Honor Society for Philosophy at Marquette University, each year invites a scholar to deliver a lecture in honor of St. Thomas Aquinas.

The 2000 Aquinas Lecture, On Inoculating Moral Philosophy against God, was delivered on Sunday, February 27, 2000, by John M. Rist, Professor Emeritus from the University of Toronto and currently residing in Cambridge, England.

John M. Rist was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge. He completed the Classical Tripos, Part 1 and Part 2, the latter with a specialization in ancient philosophy, in 1958 and 1959; he proceeded to the M.A. in 1963. He taught Greek at University College in the University of Toronto from 1959 to 1969. From 1969 to 1980 he was Professor of Classics at the University of Toronto. From 1980 to 1983 he was Regius Professor of Classics at the University of Aberdeen, and from 1983 to 1996 he returned to the University of Toronto as Professor of Classics and Philosophy, with a cross-appointment to St. Michael's College from 1983 to 1990. He become Professor Emeritus of the University of Toronto in 1997 and has been part-time Visiting Professor at the Institutum Patristicum Augustinianum in Rome since 1998.

In 1976 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and in 1991 he was elected a life member of Clare Hall, Cambridge. In 1995 he was . . .

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