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Rudolf Steiner Archive

Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 36

Within my being's depths there speaks,
Intent on revelation,
The cosmic Word mysteriously:
Imbue your labor's aims
With my bright spirit light
To sacrifice yourself through me.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 10

To summer's radiant heights
The sun in shining majesty ascends;
It takes my human feeling
Into its own wide realms of space.
Within my inner being stirs
Presentiment which heralds dimly,
You shall in future know:
A godly being now has touched you.

—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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