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Henry of Ghent, who taught within the theology college in Paris from c. 1275 until eventually his dying in 1293, used to be an unique, pivotal, and influential philosopher. Henry's theories on quite a lot of theological and philosophical subject matters ended in a change of scholastic idea within the years presently after the demise of Thomas Aquinas. The spouse to Henry of Ghent is an creation to his proposal. It first addresses the old context of Henry: his writings, his participation within the occasions of 1277, and Muslim philosophical impacts. the amount maintains with an exam of his theology, metaphysics, epistemology, and ethics. It concludes with an exam of 2 authors whom he inspired: John Duns Scotus and Pico della Mirandola. participants comprise: Amos Edelheit, Juan Carlos Flores, Bernd Goehring, Ludwig Hodl, Tobias Hoffman, Jules Janssens, Marialucrezia Leone, Steven Marrone, Martin Pickave, Roland Teske, SJ, Robert Wielockx, Gordon Wilson

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Studien und Texte, ed. Jan A. —Andreas Speer (Miscellanea Mediaevalia, ; Berlin, ), pp. –, rightly stresses the role of Simon de Brie in the events. 15 Henry of Ghent, Quodlibet X, q. , ed. R. Macken (Leuven, ), p.  apparatus: “ . . vocatus a domino Simone, tunc legato, et requisitus . . quid ego sentirem, an quod in homine essent plures formae substantiales, an quod unica tantum”. : “Iam etiam  annis, cum quidam notati fuerunt Parisius, quasi posuissent quod in homine non esset forma substantialis nisi anima rationalis, et ego eodem tempore in dubio reliquissem in prima disputatione mea de Quolibet quaestione m an plures formae ponendae essent in homine vel unica tantum, vocatus a domino Simone, tunc legato, et requisitus in praesentia domini Stephani, tunc episcopi parisiensis, et domini Ranoldi, nunc episcopi parisiensis, et magistri Ioannis Aurelianensis, tunc cancellarii parisiensis et nunc fratris ordinis praedicatorum, quid ego sentirem, an quod in homine essent plures formae substantiales an quod unica tantum, et cum respondissem quod potius sentirem quod plures, ipse dominus Simon post modicam consultationem cum praedictis personis, me tracto in partem, mihi dixit: ‘Volumus et praecipimus tibi, quod publice determines in scholis tuis, quod in homine sint formae substantiales plures, non sola anima rationalis, ne scholares de cetero super hoc maneant in dubio’.

113 R. Macken, Bibliotheca manuscripta, II, pp. –.  gordon a. wilson Another work which has been attributed to Henry is a set of questions on the Physics of Aristotle. L. Bellemare114 and R. Perron115 maintained that these are by Henry, but one wonders whether all of J. 116 If this work is authentically by Henry, then the remark at the beginning of Book II, “Circa initium IIi Physicorum primum dubitabile esset de natura et de modis naturae, secundum esset de causa et modis eius. Sed quia de his habitum est supra Vum Metaphysicae, supersedendum est ad praesens et tunc sequitur de tertio dubitabili principali cuius sunt causae per accidens, ut casus et fortuna .

P. , ll. –: “ . . dico igitur, secundum iam propositam determinationem pontificalem, angelum sine operatione esse in loco . . In hoc . . 36 The presence of divergent theses in the decree can be best explained by the fact that the document proceeded from two distinct groups, one formed by the Faculty of Theology, the other by the diocesan staff around Tempier. 37 As to Tempier, he did or did not know. 38 In the first Quodlibet Henry holds after the condemnation of  March , when treating of the specific cause of the location of immaterial substances, he touches upon this issue.

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