Submissions from 2022


Annihilationism or Salvation? A Philosophical Case for Preferring Universalism to Annihilationism, John Kronen and Eric Reitan

Submissions from 2021


Integrating Thomistic Virtue Ethics with an Eriksonian Identity Development Perspective: A New Moral Identity Assessment, Tonia Bock, Heidi Giebel, Taylor Hazelbaker, and Logan Tufte


Aquinas on Passive Powers, Gloria Frost


Ethical Excellence: Philosophers, Psychologists, and Real-Life Exemplars Show Us How to Achieve It, Heidi M. Giebel

Matter, John Kronen and Sandra Menssen

Chastity, Power Dynamics, and Enduring Spousal Love, Rose Mary Lemmons

The Life Lessons of Genesis: Moral Guidelines for Today, Rose Mary Lemmons


Conciliar Christology, Impeccability, and Temptation, Timothy Pawl

Illuminating the Mind: An Introduction to Buddhist Epistemology, Jonathan Stoltz


The Unity of the Virtues Revisited, Christopher Toner

Submissions from 2020


Fabrici, Girolamo (Fabricius ab Acquapendente), Peter Distelzweig


Leibniz’s Early Theodicy and its Unwelcome Implications, Thomas Feeney


What is an Action? Peter Auriol vs. Thomas Aquinas on the Metaphysics of Causality, Gloria Frost


Ethical End-of-Life Palliative Care: Response to Riisfeldt, Heidi Giebel


Ultrasound Viewers’ Attribution of Moral Status to Fetal Humans: A Case for Presumptive Rationality, Heidi M. Giebel

Is All Evil for the Sake of Good? The Purposeful and Chance Views of Evil, W. Matthews Grant

The Personalist Future of American Natural Law, Rose Mary Lemmons


Conciliar Trinitarianism, Divine Identity Claims, and Subordination, Timothy Pawl


The Incarnation, Timothy Pawl


The Interaction Between Human and Divine Providence, Timothy Pawl

The Metaphysics of the Incarnation: Christ’s Human Nature, Timothy Pawl


On the Definition of Slavery, Michael Rota

On the Authorship of the Tshad ma’i de kho na nyid bsdus pa, Jonathan Stoltz


The Right Desire?, Michael Winter

Submissions from 2019

Unity, Diversity, and Maritain’s Stages of Civilization: Reconsiderations, R. Mary Hayden Lemmons

The Roar of a Tibetan Lion: Phya Pa Chos Kyi Seng Ge's Theory of Mind in Philosophical and Historical Perspective, Pascale Hugon and Jonathan Stoltz


Is Piety a Natural Virtue?, Mathew T. Lu

Sense Perception and the Flourishing of the Human Person in von Hildebrand and the Aristotelian Traditions, Mark Spencer


Home and Our Need for It, Christopher Toner

Submissions from 2018

Beauty, First and Last of All the Transcendentals: Givenness and Aesthetic, Spiritual Perception in Thomism and Jean-Luc Marion, Mark Spencer

Perceiving the Image of God in the Whole Human Person, Mark Spencer

Submissions from 2017

The Flexibility of Divine Simplicity: Aquinas, Scotus, Palamas, Mark Spencer

Circling to Scientia: Reading Descartes in Light of the Debate Between Stoic Dogmatists and Academic Skeptics, Joshua Stuchlik

The Closeness Problem for Double Effect: A Reply to Nelkin and Rickless, Joshua Stuchlik

Submissions from 2016

Compossibility and the Unity of the Will in Leibniz, Thomas Feeney

Christologically Inspired, Empirically Motivated Hylomorphism, Mark Spencer

Divine Causality and Created Freedom: A Thomistic Personalist View, Mark Spencer

Quantum Randomness, Hylomorphism, and Classical Theism, Mark Spencer

The Phenomenology and Metaphysics of Spiritual Perception: A Thomistic Framework, Mark Spencer

Submissions from 2015

Love and the Metaphysics of Being: Aquinas, Clarke, and Wojtyla, R. Mary Hayden Lemmons

Activity, Identity, and God: A Tension in Aquinas and His Interpreters, Mark Spencer

The Category of Habitus: Artifacts, Accidents, and Human Nature, Mark Spencer

Epistemological Disjunctivism and Easy Knowledge, Joshua Stuchlik

Submissions from 2014

The Affordable Care Act and Religious Liberty: Principles of Adjudication, R. Mary Hayden Lemmons

The Dalai Lama's Dialogues, Stephen J. Laumakis

Habits, Potencies, and Obedience: Experiential Evidence for Thomistic Hylomorphism, Mark Spencer

The Personhood of the Separated Soul, Mark Spencer

Submissions from 2013

The Philosophical Context of Gotama's Thought, Stephen J. Laumakis

The Argument from Wholes: A Classical Hindu Design Argument for the Existence of God, Sandra L. Menssen and John D. Kronen

From Volitionalism to the Dual Aspect Theory of Action, Joshua Stuchlik

Submissions from 2012

The Indeterminacy Thesis and the Normativity of Practical Reason, R. Mary Hayden Lemmons

Hylomorphism and Design: A Reconsideration of Aquinas's 5th Way, Sandra L. Menssen and John D. Kronen


The Five Ways., Timothy J. Pawl


The five Ways., Timothy J. Pawl


Traditional Christian Theism And Truthmaker Maximalism., Timothy J. Pawl


Transubstantiation, Tropes and Truthmakers, Timothy J. Pawl


Causation., Michael W. Rota

A Critique of Scanlon on Double Effect, Joshua Stuchlik

Submissions from 2011

Edith Stein and Fides et Ratio, Catherine Jack Deavel

Ultimate Normative Foundations: The Case for Personalist Natural Law and Global Jurisprudence, R. Mary Hayden Lemmons

Eastern and Western Contributions to "Contemplative Science", Stephen J. Laumakis


Abortion and Virtue Ethics, Mathew Lu

Felicitology: Neurath’s Naturalization of Ethics, Joshua Stuchlik

Rethinking Virtue Ethics, Michael J. Winter

Submissions from 2010

Choosing Love: The Redemption of Severus Snape, Catherine Jack Deavel

Thomas Aquinas and Knowledge of Material Objects: Proper Objects of Cognition, Catherine Jack Deavel

John Duns Scotus on God’s Knowledge of Sins: A test case for God’s knowledge of contingents, Gloria Frost

Thomas Aquinas on perpetual truth of essential propositions, Gloria Frost

Can a libertarian hold that our free acts are caused by God, W. Matthews Grant

Compassion and the Personalism of American Jurisprudence: Bioethical Entailments, R. Mary Hayden Lemmons

Does Suffering Defeat Eudaimonic Practical Reasoning?, R. Mary Hayden Lemmons


The Visitor, Stephen J. Heaney

Finding the (Fair) Way with Confucius and Ben Hogan, Stephen J. Laumakis

Plato and Confucius on the Form of Golf: From the Ideal to the Real, Stephen J. Laumakis

The Defensibility of Zoroastrian Dualism, Sandra L. Menssen and John D. Kronen

Revelation and Miracles, Sandra L. Menssen and Thomas D. Sullivan


The Possibility Principle And The Truthmakers For Modal Truths, Timothy J. Pawl

A Problem for Hasker: freedom with respect to the present, hard facts, and theological incompatibilism, Michael W. Rota


The eternity solution to the problem of human freedom and divine foreknowledge., Michael W. Rota

A Reexamination of the Hylomorphic Theory of Death, Mark Spencer

The Logical Structure of Just War Theory, Christopher H. Toner

Virtue Ethics and the Nature and Forms of Egoism, Christopher H. Toner

Submissions from 2009

Aquinas on how God causes the act of sin without causing the sin itself, W. Matthews Grant

Terrorism, Defensive Torture and the Crisis in International Rights Law, R. Mary Hayden Lemmons

The Philosophy and Psychology of "Contemplative Science": The Problems and Possibilities for an Emerging East-West Connection, Stephen J. Laumakis


Divine Immutability., Timothy J. Pawl


Saint Thomas Aquinas, Timothy J. Pawl


Incompatibilism, Sin, And Free Will In Heaven, Timothy J. Pawl and Kevin Timpe

An Anti-reductionist Account of Singular Causation, Michael W. Rota

Buddhist Epistemology: The Study of Pramana, Jonathan E. Stolz

Who Do We Think We Are?, Michael J. Winter

Submissions from 2008

Clark's In the Deep Midwinter and Hansen's Atticus: Examples of a Two-fold Literature of Life, Catherine Jack Deavel

Are we obliged to feed PVS patients until natural death?, Michael J. Degnan

Anselm, God, and the Act of Sin: Interpretive Difficulties, W. Matthews Grant


Protecting Conscience in Health Care: A Road Not Traveled., Stephen J. Heaney

An Introduction to Buddhist Philosophy, Stephen J. Laumakis

The Sensus Communis Reconsidered, Stephen J. Laumakis

The Insufficiency of Any Secular Case for Absolute Human Rights, and the Resources of Divine Revelation: The Suicide Argument, Sandra L. Menssen and Thomas D. Sullivan


Evolution, providence, and Gouldian contingency, Michael W. Rota

Concepts, Intention, and Identity in Tibetan Philosophy of Language, Jonathan E. Stolz