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1

Who was Boethius?

Translated Aristotle into Latin and commented on his works.
Wrote The Consolation of Philosophy
God sees the whole of human history in one single eternal moment (not really a foreknowledge)
Philosophy and theology are harmonious but independent.

2

Who was Pseudo-Dionysius?

Medieval philosopher c. 500 AD
Tried to relate Christian thought to neoplatonism.

3

Describe Aquinas's nature/grace scheme.

p. 59 of study guide.

4

Describe the Scholastic method of Aquinas.

p. 60 of study guide.