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For the master of theological studies, students are required to complete 30 credit hours of graduate course-work, which includes 18 credits in the six required courses: thl 500 - theology: history and methods thl 512 - introduction to the old testament thl 520 - introduction to the new testament thl 535 - patristic theology thl 550 - christ. Thomas aquinas (1225-1274) is an extremely influential figure in the history of western thought and the catholic church in an introduction / edition 1. From the publisher: thomas aquinas (1225-1274) is an extremely influential figure in the history of western thought and the catholic church in this major addition to the cambridge texts in the history of political thought series, robert dyson has translated texts by aquinas that reflect the complete range of his thinking, and clearly show his. An introduction to the philosophy of aquinas what many catholics don't know is that st thomas is the most widely recommended theologian in the history of the.