Intellectual biography Toms NAME de Aquino BIOGRAPHY It was born between 1224 and 1225 in Rocca Secca, the kingdom of Naples. Son of conde Landolfo de Aquino. Of 1230 the 1239 were educated in the monastery of montecassino for Abbot Sinibaldo, its paternal uncle. To follow, it entered shortly afterwards in the university of Naples and in the order of the domincanos. Hurt, its brothers had laid an ambush to it they had confined and it for some months to the jail.
But toms remained firm in its decision and in 1245 it was freed and it could follow its vocation. Italy left and entered in the Dominican convent of Paris, under orientation of Great Alberto, whose it influences on the Toms young was immense, especially in regards to the filsofica preparation; it was who he introduced in the philosophy of Aristotle. In 1257 he got, together with S. Boaventura, the master heading, being able, since then, to teach public the theology. In 1559 he participated I capitulate of it general of the order in valenciennes, being sent, after that, to Italy, where theology lecionou in the Urban cut of IV Clement IV; for this time it composed the Summa against Gentiles. It passed its last years in the convent of Naples, composing the theologica Summa, commenting Aristotle and nailing to the people. Of 1269 the 1270 live in Paris, where averrosta enters in fight opened in the aristotelismo.
in January of 1274, the invitation of Gregorio X, set it way of Lio to take part conciliates in it that there it was become fullfilled. Arriving fossanova, de adoeceu in the house of its Franscisca niece Aquino. It asked for to be led for claustro cisterciense, in which it faleceu in 7 of March of 1274. WORKMANSHIPS the main ones written of Toms de Aquino are divided in four great groups: systematic workmanships, questions disputed, philosophical commentaries, commentaries on the sacred writing.