Aquinas – language as analogy

“All our language about God is necessarily creaturely and therefore limited. Then how can limited language speak of the Unlimited?”

From Aquinas and Religious Language by Victor Shepherd

Aquinas and Religious Language, by Victor Shepherd.

  • Univocal predication of god is impossible
  • Equivocal predication leads to scepticism
  • Analogical predication alone is adequate
  • Kinds of analogy
  • Analogy of intrinsic attribution







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