Philosophical Theology / Traditional Metaphysics / Perennial Philosophy / Ancient Cosmology

William A. Wallace, "Thomism and the Quantum Enigma",
Review of Wolfgang Smith, The Quantum Enigma: Finding the Hidden Key, in The Thomist 61 (1997): 455-468.

Wolfgang Smith, "Response to Stephen Hawking",
Sophia: The Journal of Traditional Studies, Volume 16, No. 2 (2011): 5–48.

Wolfgang Smith, Science and Myth (Angelico Press / Sophia Perennis, 2012).

Wolfgang Smith, "The plague of scientistic belief", Homiletic and Pastorial Review (April 2000)

Wolfgang Smith, "From Schrödinger’s Cat to Thomistic Ontology," The Thomist 63 (1999): 49-63

Smith Enigma Smith Ancient Wisdom Smith Cosmology Smith Science and Myth Myth Gnosis Smith Heresy Cosmos

Video of Science and Faith Conference, Franciscan University of Steubenville (Dec 2-3, 2011).

 

Scholasticism and the Empiriological Sciences

Bibliography: Thomistic Philosophy of Nature

Bibliography: The Evolution and "Intelligent Design" controversy

Bibliography: The Historical Adam Controversy

 

River Forest Thomism:
Aquinas Institute of Philosophy and Theology

"The River Forest School and the Philosophy of Nature Today",
in Philosophy and the God of Abraham: essays in memory of James A. Weisheipl, OP (PIMS, 1991), 1-15.

 

New Proofs for the Existence of God:
Contributions of Contemporary Physics and Philosophy

 

Stephen M. Barr, Modern Physics and Ancient Faith

Space Time and Einstein

Thomas Aquinas and Big Bang Cosmology

In the Beginning... by William E. Carroll

Stephen Hawking’s Creation Confusion by William E. Carroll

Landscapes of Nothingness by William E. Carroll

More about Nothing and the Scientists Who Abuse It by Mark Brumley

A Universe from Nothing? by Sean Carroll

 

Institute for the Study of Nature

John W. Keck, "The Natural Motion of Matter in Newtonian and Post-Newtonian Physics", The Thomist 71 (2007): 529-54.

 

Institute for Advanced Physics: Physics for Realists

 

Resources for Modern Aristotelians

Philosophy of Nature by Joseph Kenny, O.P.

David L. Schindler, "The Problem of Mechanism," Beyond Mechanism: The Universe in Recent Physics and Catholic Thought (Lanham, New York: University Press of America, 1986).

Donald DeMarco, "The Christian roots of modern science", Catholic Insight (April 2008).

The Five Proofs of God

The Aristotelian Background to Aquinas's Denial that 'Woman is a Defective Male'

 

Scholar probes links between Thomism, environmentalism

This Thomist philosophy of nature Web page is maintained by Christopher S. Morrissey, author of Studies in Aristotle's Physics.