The information below is by John of St Thomas

 
OVERVIEW OF THE SUMMA
 
FIRST PART
GOD
1. The Divine Essence. Qq. 1-26
2. The Trinity of Persons in God. Qq. 27-43
3. The Procession of Creatures from God. Qq. 44-119
 
FIRST PART OF THE SECOND PART
MORALS IN GENERAL
1. Ultimate End. Qq. 1-5
2. Means to the End. Qq. 6-114

A. Human Acts. Qq. 6-48
B. Intrinsic Principles. Qq. 49-89
C. Extrinsic Principles. Qq. 90-114

SECOND PART OF THE SECOND PART
MORALS SPECIFICALLY
1. What Is Common to All. Qq. 1-171
A. Theological Virtues. Qq. 1-4
B. Cardinal Virtues. Qq. 47-170

Prudence. Qq. 47-56
Justice. Qq. 57-122
Fortitude. Qq. 123-140
Temperance. Qq. 141-170

 

2. Particular States of Life. Qq. 171-189
 
THIRD PART
CHRIST THE SAVIOUR
1. Incarnation Qq. 1-26.
2. Life, Passion and Death Qq.27-59
3. Sacraments Qq. 60-90
 

 

 

"For what would it profit us to know the whole Bible by heart and the principles of all the philosophers if we live without grace and the love of God?"

Thomas á Kempis

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"It is well to choose some one good devotion, and to stick to it, and never to abandon it."

St Philip Neri

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"The essence of perfection is to embrace the will of God in all things, prosperous or adverse. In prosperity, even sinners find it easy to unite themselves to the divine will; but it takes saints to unite themselves to God's will when things go wrong and are painful to self-love. Our conduct in such instances is the measure of our love of God."

St Alphonsus de Liguori

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