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Quotation by Thomas Aquinas
The theologian considers sin mainly as an offence against God; the moral philosopher as contrary to reasonableness.
Thomas Aquinas (c. 1225–1274), Italian philosopher, theologian. trans. by Thomas Gilby, St. Thomas Aquinas: Philosophical Texts, Oxford University Press, p. 311 (1951). Summa Theologiae, I-II, q. 71, art. 6, ad 5 (c. 1077-1078).
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