We live in a society plagued by social ills. Pius XI best explained the value of this when he referred to:. If these precepts were religiously and inviolably observed in private life and public affairs. According to Aquinas, man finds within himself certain inclinations imprinted by God, and by which he is directed toward his final end: happiness. Crucially here, the fact that the common good is qualitatively different from the individual good, should not be confused with the idea that the end which gives order to the community is per se different. It must be borne in mind, however, that for Thomas, as we said earlier, living in society is not a pragmatic arrangement, but is intrinsically necessary to man.
Aquinas: Philosophical Theology
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For Thomas Aquinas, as for Aristotle, doing moral philosophy is thinking as generally as possible about what I should choose to do and not to do , considering my whole life as a field of opportunity or misuse of opportunity. Thinking as general as this concerns not merely my own opportunities, but the kinds of good things that any human being can do and achieve, or be deprived of. Political philosophy is, in one respect, simply that part or extension of moral philosophy which considers the kinds of choice that should be made by all who share in the responsibility and authority of choosing for a community of the comprehensive kind called political. In another respect, it is a systematic explanatory account of the forms of political arrangement that experience and empirical observation show are available, with their characteristic features, outcomes, and advantages and disadvantages and bad aspects and consequences.
Robert George, ed. Washington, D. Posted with permission of Georgetown University Press. As Grisez has recently argued, in his philosophical theology of politics:.