Fortitude is a cardinal virtue — and one of the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit…

Posted March 8, 2018 1:26 pm by Editor

Fortitude is a cardinal virtue — and one of the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit…

In exploring the cardinal virtue of fortitude, it is helpful to follow the schema of St. Thomas Aquinas in the Summa Theologiae (II, IIae, qq. 123-140), where he treats it expansively. Because I am summarizing a large amount of material here, I have not included references for each specific point below. Please allow the previous citation of the Summa to serve for the entire post…

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