Nova et Vetera

The English Edition of the International Theological Journal

ISSN 1542-7315 Spring 2017 Vol. 15, No. 2

Commentary

Who am I to Judge? Politics and the Problem of Moral Relativism.................................Dominic Legge, O.P. 351

Articles A Revised Analysis of the “Phoenix Abortion Case” and a Critique of New Natural Law Intentionality........Thomas Berg 365

Finding Form: Defining Human Sexual Difference.....Timothy Fortin 397

Human Sexuality in a Fallen World: An Economy of Mercy and Grace...................Reinhard Hütter 433

A New Narrative for the Reception of Seven Sacraments into Orthodoxy: Peter Lombard’s Sentences in Nicholas Cabasilas and Symeon of Thessalonica and the Utilization of John Duns Scotus by the Holy Synaxis..............Christiaan Kappes 465

“Father, If It Be Possible, Let This Chalice Pass from Me”: Christ’s Prayer in Gethsemane According to St. Thomas......................Kevin E. O’Reilly, O.P. 503

Aquinas and Maritain on Whether Christ’s Habitual Grace Could Increase.....................Andrew V. Rosato 527

The Dictatorship of the Conscience...........Bernard N. Schumacher 547

Ressourcement in the Age of Migne: The Jesuit Theologians of the Collegio Romano and the Shape of Modern Catholic Thought...............C. Michael Shea 579

“Be Imitators of God” (Eph 5:1): Aquinas on Charity and Satisfaction...............................Daria Spezzano 615

Infideles et Philosophi: Re-Reading ST II-II, q. 2, a. 2, ad 3................Jeffrey M. Walkey 653

Book Reviews

Hans Urs von Balthasar and the Critical Appropriation of Russian  Religious Thoughtby Jennifer Newsome Martin......................Anne M. Carpenter 675

The Mystery of Union with God: Dionysian Mysticism in Albert the Great and Thomas Aquinasby Bernhard Blankenhorn, O.P......................Justin Shaun Coyle 679

The Catholicity of Reason by D. C. Schindler....................................Douglas Farrow 683

One Body: An Essay in Christian Sexual Ethics by Alexander Pruss....................................Raymond Hain 687

Heaven Opens: The Trinitarian Mysticism of Adrienne von Speyrby Matthew Lewis Sutton...........................Matthew Kuhner 692

Entering into the Mind of Christ: The True Nature of Theology edited by James Keating....................David Vincent Meconi, S.J.696

Union with Christ in the New Testament by Grant Macaskill.....................Isaac Augustine Morales, O.P.699