Friday 7 March 2014

Love as complacentia

"Love is a certain contented quiescence (complacentia) in what is good." This is a line from Lonergan's De Deo Trino: Pars systematica, now available as The Triune God: Systematics (Collected Works vol. 12), at p. 675. I had no idea that complacentia was so closely related to love. Crowe's work, Complacency and Concern in Aquinas....

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