- the theological and philosophical system of Thomas Aquinas.
Origin of Thomism
Examples from the Web for thomistic
Historical Examples of thomistic
Theologically, the Thomistic system approximates to pantheism, while that of Scotus inclines distinctly to Pelagianism.
St. Alphonsus Liguori was a follower of the Thomistic opinion.
Dante designed his epic-450- in accordance with the fixed outlines of Thomistic theology.
In the later middle ages free thought, combating the Thomistic system, inclined to Averroism.
There are, however, a few moralists at the present day who incline to the old Thomistic doctrine or to modifications of it.
- the comprehensive system of philosophy and theology developed by Saint Thomas Aquinas in the 13th century, and since taught and maintained by his followers, esp in the Dominican order