Catalina Vial de Amesti


Espíritu: ISSN 0014-0716, Year 72, Nº. 165, 2023, pages 37-56




The article is about grace and salvation in Thomas Aquinas’ commentaries on the Pauline letters. First, it gives an overview of the content of the commentaries. Then it focuses on the divine missions as a historical moment in which salvation is fulfilled and grace is abundantly given. Next, it explores the mystery of the Trinitarian intimacy that Christ reveals. Afterwards, it deals with the reality of the human creature as the beneficiary of the salvific relationship with the divine Persons. Finally, it offers some conclusions that can be deduced from the Thomistic commentary.

Key words:

grace, salvation, Paul’s letters, Thomas Aquinas


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