Aquinas' Notion of Friendship

Aquinas' Notion of Friendship

and its relevance to eternal happiness.

Course code: THEN14

Professor: Benjamin Bem Kwaghgba


Aquinas'notion of friendship and its relevance to eternal happiness. What is happiness? What is its nature and character both here and in the hereafter? Is it attainable? What is the nature and character of friendship? Is it possible? Why is it so integral to happiness, the goal of man, in such a way as to say no one can be called happy who is without friends?

Table of content

  • Chapter one : the concept of hapiness 
  • Chapter two : the concept of friendship
  • Chapter three : Thomas aquinas on hapiness and friendship 
  • Chapter four : friendship and hapiness : relevance to eternal hapiness