In another place, however, the angelic doctor declares that almsgiving is an act of charity.
The angelic doctor means here living faith, or fides formata.
The grateful Church canonized him, his treatise being the miracles he had performed, and named him the angelic doctor.
St. Aquinas, the "angelic doctor," argued that heretics might justly be killed.
His knowledge of the writings of the angelic doctor was so great that he was called Thomas redivivus.
More potently than Abaelard did the angelic doctor employ dialectic in his finished scheme.
These positions of the angelic doctor were sharply opposed in his lifetime and afterwards.