Horarium
  • 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
  • Friday-Saturday, October 3-4

    Thomistic Circles:

    Vatican II in the Twenty-First Century

  • Friday, October 10

    Last Day to Submit Work for Incompletes from the Previous Semester

  • Saturday, October 11

    The Poverty of the Church & the Beauty of the Liturgy

    Rev. John Saward, Blackfriars Halls, Oxford

    7:30 PM - Catholic Center at NYU

  • Monday, October 13

    Columbus Day

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Tuesday, October 14

    Administrative Monday (Monday Classes Held; No Tuesday Classes)

  • Friday, October 17

    Grades Due on Incompletes from the Previous Semester

  • Friday, October 31

    7:30 PM - Vigil of All Saints, DHS Chapel

  • Monday-Friday, November 3-7

    Registration for Spring 2015 Classes

  • Friday, November 7

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

  • Saturday, November 8

    The Artist After God: A History With a Lesson

    Ryan N.S. Topping, St. Thomas More College

    7:30 PM - Catholic Center at NYU

  • Wednesday, November 26

    Thanksgiving Recess begins at Noon

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Thursday-Friday, November 27-28

    Thanksgiving Recess

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Monday-Friday, December 1-5

    Course Evaluation Week

  • Friday, December 5

    Classes End

  • Saturday, December 6

    Aesthetics and Culture: Maritain, Modernity, and Beauty

    Thomas S. Hibbs, Baylor University

    7:30 PM - Catholic Center at NYU

  • Monday, December 8

    Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

    Offices and Library Closed

  • Tuesday-Friday, December 9-12

    Final Examination Period

  • Friday, December 12

    Semester Ends

  • Friday, December 19

    Library and Offices Close at Noon for Christmas Break

  • Monday, January 12, 2015

    Classes Begin

  • Saturday, January 17

    Anglo-Catholic Modernism: Writing Religious Beauty in the Modern Era

    Julia Yost, Yale University

    7:30 PM - Catholic Center at NYU

  • Monday, January 19

    Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    No Classes; Offices and Library Closed

  • Thursday, January 22

    March for Life

    No Classes; Offices and Library Open

  • Friday, January 23

    Last Day to Add or Drop Courses

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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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