Alfred Freddoso

Concurrent Professor, Law; John and Jean Oesterle Professor of Thomistic Studies Department of Philosophy

Office: 304 Malloy Hall
Phone: 574.631.7327


Recent Articles:

"The Openness of God: A Reply to Hasker" (1998)
"Ockham on Faith and Reason" (1998)
"Two Roles for Catholic Philosophers" (1999)
"Whose Standards of Excellence? Secularity and the Mission of the University" (2000)
"Suarez on God's Causal Involvement in Sinful Acts" (2001)
"Fides et Ratio: A 'Radical' Vision of Intellectual Inquiry" (2002)
"Good News, Your Soul Hasn't Died Quite Yet" (2002)
"Christian Faith as a Way of Life" (2003).

Online Articles:

"Christian Faith as a Way of Life", In William E. Mann, ed., The Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Religion (Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Co., 2004).
"Review of John F. Kavanaugh, SJ, Who Count as Persons? Human Identity and the Ethics of Killing", (Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2001) Houston Catholic Worker, January-February 2002.
"Good News, Your Soul Hasn't Died Quite Yet", In Michael Baur, ed., Person, Soul, and Immortality: Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association (New York: American Catholic Philosophical Association) 75 (2002): 99-120.
"Fides et Ration: A 'Radical' Vision of Intellectual Inquiry", pp. 13-31 in Alice Ramos and Marie George, eds., Faith, Scholarship and Culture in the 21st Century (Washington, DC: American Maritain Association, distributed by Catholic University of America Press, 2002). [This is the published version for a slightly amended unpublished version, click here.]
"Two Roles for Catholic Philosophers", pp. 229-253 in John P. O'Callaghan and Thomas S. Hibbs, eds., Recovering Nature: Essays in Natural Philosophy, Ethics, and Metaphysics in Honor of Ralph McInerny (Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1999.)
"The 'Openness' of God: A Reply to William Hasker", Christian Scholar's Review 28 (1998): 124-133.


Ockham's Theory of Propositions: Part II of the Summa Logicae, translator (1980)
The Existence and Nature of God, editor (1983)
Luis De Molina, On Divine Foreknowledge: Part IV of the Concordia (1988)
William of Ockham, Quodlibetal Questions (1991)
Francisco Suarez, On Efficient Causality: Metaphysical Disputations 17-19, (1994)
Francisco Suarez, Creation, Conservation, and Concurrence: Metaphysical Disputations 20-22 (1999)