Horarium
  • Schedule is subject to change. Please check the priory website, dhspriory.org, for the latest information.
  • Monday - Friday

    7:00am Mass & Morning Prayer
    12:00pm Rosary & Midday Prayer
    5:30pm Office of Readings & Evening Prayer
    9:00pm Compline (Monday - Thursday)
  • Saturday

    8:00am Mass with Morning Prayer
    12:00pm Office of Readings & Midday Prayer
    5:20pm Rosary
    5:40pm Evening Prayer
  • Sunday

    8:30am Office of Readings & Morning Prayer
    11:15am Mass
    5:20pm Rosary
    5:40pm Evening Prayer
    9:00pm Compline
Calendar
  • Thursday, March 30, 7PM

    “How to Be Happy: Virtue and the Path of Human Happiness”

    Prof. Thomas Hibbs (Baylor)

    Wilson Hall 126, Vanderbilt University

    Sponsored by the Thomistic Institute and University Catholic

  • Thursday, March 30 - Friday, April 7

    Registration for Fall 2017 Classes

  • Saturday, April 1, 12:30 PM

    “What Are Natural Rights? (Are There Any?)”

    Fr. Dominic Legge, O.P. (PFIC), Prof. Charles Kesler (Claremont McKenna), Prof. Nigel Biggar (Oxford), Sherif Girgis (author), Chad Pecknold (CUA), Adrian Vermeule (Harvard Law)

    The Catholic Center at NYU

    Co-sponsored by Notre Dame University

  • Monday, April 3, 5:30 PM

    “Thomism of the Body: JPII’s Anthropology of Marriage & Sexuality”

    Fr. Thomas Petri, O.P. (PFIC)

    0015 Westbrook, Duke University

    Sponsored by the Thomistic Institute

  • Monday, April 3, 7 PM

    “The Goodness of God & The Evil in Our World”

    Prof. Gloria Thomas (University of St. Thomas)

    Petteruti Lounge, Brown University

    Thomistic Institute lecture hosted by the Brown-RISD Catholic Community

  • Tuesday, April 4, 7 PM

    “Religious Freedom and the Common Good”

    Prof. Nicholas J. Healy, Jr. (Pontifical JPII Institute

    Charles Commons, Johns Hopkins University

    Sponsored by the Hopkins Thomistic Institute and the Hopkins Dialectic

  • Tuesday, April 4, 7:30 PM

    “What Is Politics About Anyway? Aquinas on the Common Good”

    Fr. Aquinas Guilbeau, OP (PFIC)

    St. Thomas Aquinas University Parish, Charlottesville

    Sponsored by the Thomistic Institute and St. Thomas Aquinas University Parish.

  • Friday-Saturday, April 7-8

    “Thomism, Post-Liberal Theology, and Postmodernity”

    A conference in honor of Archbishop J. Augustine DiNoia, O.P.

    Augustine DiNoia, OP (CDF), Bruce Marshall (SMU), Michael Root (CUA), James Buckley (LMU), Chad Pecknold (CUA), Frederick Bauerschmidt (LMU), Gary Culpepper (Providence)

  • Wednesday, April 12

    Administrative Friday (Friday Classes Held; No Wednesday Classes)

    Last Day to Withdraw from Classes with a “WD” Grade

  • Thursday, April 13

    Holy Thursday

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Friday, April 14

    Good Friday

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Monday, April 17

    Easter Monday

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Tuesday, April 18

    Annual Save the Rare Books Golf Tournament

    Reston National Golf Course

  • Saturday, April 22

    Seventh Annual Dominican Spring Gala

    Cloister of the Dominican House of Studies

  • Monday, April 24 - Friday, April 28

    Course Evaluation Week

  • Friday, April 28

    Classes End

  • Monday, May 1

    Reading Day

  • Tuesday, May 2 - Friday, May 5

    Final Exam Week

  • Friday, May 5

    Semester Ends

  • Monday, May 8 - Friday, May 12

    Special Exams Week

  • Friday, May 12

    Commencement

    5 p.m. Priory Chapel (Invitation Only)

  • Saturday, May 20

    Priesthood Ordinations

    PFIC Offices & Library Closed

  • Monday, May 29

    Memorial Day

    Offices and Library Closed

  • Tuesday, May 30

    Summer Session Begins

  • Monday, August 28

    Classes Begin and Library Opens

    3:15 PM - New Student Orientation, Aquin Hall

    5 PM - Opening Mass of the Holy Spirit, DHS Chapel

  • Monday, September 4

    Labor Day

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Friday, September 8

    Last Day to Add or Drop Courses

  • Monday, October 9

    Columbus Day

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Tuesday, October 10

    Administrative Monday (Monday Classes Held, No Tuesday Classes)

  • Friday, October 13

    Midterm:

    Last Day to Submit Work for Incompletes from the Previous Semester

    Last Day to Withdraw from Classes with 50% Refund

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Fall 2013 Book List

Book Lists for PFIC Courses (Fall 2013)

PHILOSOPHY AND HUMANITIES

LT 501 - Elementary Latin I [3]

  • Collins, John F. A Primer of Ecclesiastical Latin. Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 1985. Paperback. ISBN-10: 0813206677; ISBN-13: 978-0813206677
  • Dunlap, John R. An Answer Key to Collins’ Primer of Ecclesiastical Latin: A Supplement to the Text by John F. Collins. Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 2006. Paperback. ISBN-10: 0 813214696; ISBN-13: 978-0813214696.

PH 501 - Introduction to the Life and Works of St. Thomas Aquinas [3]

  • Pieper, Josef. Guide to Thomas Aquinas. Toronto: The New American Library of Canada, 1964/1991. ISBN: 9780898703191.
  • Torrell, Jean-Pierre. Saint Thomas Aquinas: The Person and His Work. Translated by Robert Royal. Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 1993. ISBN: 9780813208521, 9780813214238.

PH 511 - Ancient Philosophy [3]

  • Cohen, S. Mark. Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: From Thales to Aristotle. 4th Edition. Hackett Pub Co., 2011. ISBN: 9781603844628

PH 513 - Modern Philosophy [3]

  • Ariew, Roger and Eric Watkins, Eds. Modern Philosophy: An Anthology of Primary Sources. Hackett Pub Co., 1998. ISBN: 0872204405

PH 521 - Logic [3]

  • Tidman, Paul. Logic and Philosophy: A Modern Introduction. Cengage Learning, 2009. ISBN: 0495601586; ISBN-13 978-0495601586

PH 523 - Philosophy of Nature (Cosmology) [3]

  • Aquinas. St. Thomas. Commentary on Aristotle’s Physics. Dumb Ox Books, 1999. ISBN-10: 1883357764
  • Aristotle. The Basic Works of Aristotle. Edited by Richard McKeon. Modern Library, 2001. ISBN-10: 0375757996
  • Wallace, William A. The Modeling of Nature: The Philosophy of Science and the Philosophy of Nature in Synthesis. Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 1996. ISBN-10: 0813208602.

PH 551 - Philosophy of Being (Metaphysics) [3]

  • Aquinas. St. Thomas. Commentary on Aristotle’s Metaphysics. Dumb Ox Books, 1995. ISBN-10: 1883357616.
  • __. Summa Theologica. Translated by Dominican Fathers of the English Province. Volume 1 only. ISBN 0-87061-069-4.
  • Aristotle. The Basic Works of Aristotle. Edited by Richard McKeon. Modern Library, 2001. ISBN-10: 0375757996.
  • Wippel, John F. The Metaphysical Thought of Thomas Aquinas: From Finite Being to Uncreated Being. The Catholic University of America Press, 2000. ISBN-10: 0813209838

SACRED SCRIPTURE

SS 581 - Elementary Greek I [3]

  • Croy, N. Clayton. A Primer of Biblical Greek. (Grand Rapids MI: Eerdmans, 1999). Paperback. ISBN-10: 0802867332; ISBN-13: 978-0802867339.

SS 611 - Pentateuch [3]

No books yet requested.

SS 640 – The Synoptic Gospels [3]

  • Bauckham, Richard. Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans Publishing, 2008.
  • A standard Gospel Parallels book: (e.g. by Kurt Aland or by B.H. Throckmorton, Jr.) in either Greek-English or all English.

SS 645 - Johannine Writings [3]

  • Bauckham, Richard. Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans Publishing, 2008.

SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY

ST 601 - Nature and Method of Theology [3]

  • Nichols, Aidan (O.P.). The Shape of Catholic Theology. (Collegeville, Minn.: The Liturgical Press, 1991).
    (paperback). ISBN 978-0-8146-1909-4.
  • Leinsle, Ulrich G. Introduction to Scholastic Theology. trans. Michael J. Miller (Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 2010). (paperback). ISBN 978-0-8132-1792-5.

ST 611 - Creation and the Human Person [3]

No required texts

ST 621 - Basic Elements of Christology [3]

  • Ben Witherington III, The Many Faces of Christ. (Crossroad Press, 1998)
  • J.N.D. Kelly, Early Christian Doctrines. Fifth Edition (Continuum, 2000)
  • Richard A. Norris, Jr. (editor), The Christological Controversy. (Fortress Press, 1980)

ST 631 - Sacraments: Theology and Initiation [3]

  • O’Neill, O.P., Colman. Meeting Christ in the Sacraments. Revised edition. New York: Alba House, 1991. ISBN: 0818905980; ISBN-13: 978-0818905988
  • O’Neill, O.P., Colman. Sacramental Realism: A General Theory of the Sacraments. Chicago: Midwest Theological Forum, 1998 [a reprint of the 1983 edition published by Michael Glazier]. ISBN: 1890177083; ISBN-13: 978-1890177089

ST 635 - Sacrament of Marriage: Theology and Canon Law [3]

No required texts

ST 637 - Sacrament of the Eucharist [3]

  • James T. O’Connor, The Hidden Manna: A Theology of the Eucharist. (Ignatius Press, 2005).
  • Charles Journet, The Mass, The Presence of the Sacrifice of the Cross. (St. Augustine’s Press, 2008)
  • Jonathan Robinson, The Mass and Modernity. (Ignatius Press, 2005).

ST 737 – Theology of Holiness [3]

No required texts.

ST 742/842 – Aquinas’ Commentary on St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans [3]

  • Aquinas, Thomas. Super Epistola ad Romanos. (any Latin edition, including electronic editions).
  • Dauphinais, Michael and Matthew Levering. Reading Romans with St. Thomas Aquinas. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2012. ISBN: 978-0-8132-1962-2; 978-0-8132-1963-9

ST 821 – Aquinas and the Masters of the Medieval University [3]

No required texts

ST 881 - Thomistic Seminar I [3]

  • Ashley, Benedict M (O.P.). The Way toward Wisdom: An Interdisciplinary and Intercultural Introduction to Metaphysics Thomistic Studies. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, 2006. ISBN: 978-0-268-02035-4; 978-0-268-02028-6.
  • Levering, Matthew. Scripture and Metaphysics: Aquinas and the Renewal of Trinitarian Theology. Challenges in Contemporary Theology. Malden, MA: Blackwell Pub., 2004. ISBN: 1-4051-1733-8; 1-4051-1734-6.

MORAL AND SPIRITUAL THEOLOGY

MT 601 - Principles of Christian Moral Life I [3]

  • Mahoney, John. The Making of Moral Theology: A Study of the Roman Catholic Tradition. Clarendon Press 1987.
  • Martin, Francis. Sacred Scripture The Disclosure of the Word. Sapientia Press. 2006.
  • MacIntyre, Alasdair. After Virtue. University of Notre Dame Press. 1984.
  • Pinckaers, Servais (O.P.). The Sources of Christian Ethics. Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America, 1995.
  • Wright, N.T. After You Believe: Why Christian Character Matters. HarperOne. 2010.

MT 611 - Theological Virtues [3]

  • Cessario, Romanus (O.P.). The Virtues, or the Examined Life. Continuum, 2002-2006.
  • Cessario, Romanus (O.P.). Christian Faith and Theological Life. Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 1996-2006.

MT 721 – The Just Market: Scholastic Moral Thought on Justice in the Marketplace [3]

No required texts

MT 732 - The Inner Way: Understanding and Practicing Eastern and Western Spiritual Direction [3]

No books requested.

CHURCH HISTORY

HT 501 - Early and Medieval Church History [3]

  • González, Justo L. The Story of Christianity. Vol. 1: The Early Church to the Dawn of the Reformation. New York: HarperCollins, 2010.
  • Nichols, O.P., Aidan. Rome and the Eastern Churches: A Study in Schism. 2nd Edition. San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2010.
  • Lawrence, C.H. The Friars: The Impact of the Mendicant Orders on Medieval Society. I.H.Tauris, 2013. ISBN: 1780764677; ISBN-13: 978-1780764672.

HISTORICAL THEOLOGY

HT 737 – Theology of Holiness [3]

No required texts.

HT 754 - The Eastern Face of Christ: Introduction to Eastern Christian Spirituality [3]

No books requested.

HT 820 – Aquinas and the Fathers: St. Thomas’s Engagement with His Patristic Sources [3]

  • Augustine. Selected Writings on Grace and Pelagianism. Trans. Roland Teske, S.J. Hyde Park, NY: New City Press, 2011. ISBN: 1565483723; ISBN-13: 978-1565483729.
  • Dauphinais, Michael, Barry David, and Matthew Levering, eds. Aquinas the Augustinian. Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 2007. ISBN: 0813214920; ISBN-13: 978-0813214924
  • O’Rourke, Fran. Pseudo-Dionysius and the Metaphysics of Aquinas. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2005. ISBN: 0268037248; ISBN-13: 978-0268037246.
  • Thomas Aquinas. Faith, reason and theology, Questions I-IV of his Commentary on the De Trinitate of Boethius. Trans. Armand Maurer. Medieval Sources in Translation 32. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, 1987. [Difficult to find]
  • Thomas Aquinas. Summa Theologiae. Any English translation and Latin text.

PASTORAL STUDIES

PS 601 - Introduction to Pastoral Ministry [3]

  • Cole, OP, Basil, Christian Totality, New York: Alba House, 1997. ISBN: 0818907983; ISBN-13 978-0818907982

PS 621 - Introduction to Church Law [3]

  • Code of Canon Law of the Latin Church, 1983. – Preferably with Latin and English canons.
  • Martín de Agar, Joseph T. A, Handbook of Canon Law, rev. ed. Montreal:Wilson & Laufleur, 2007.
  • Documents of Vatican II

PS 661 - Ministries Practicum [3]

No required texts

PS 662 - Deacon Practicum [3]

No required texts

PS 781 – Introduction to Islam [3]

To be specified on the first day of class

Subject to Change 8/9/13

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