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For philosophers and theologians who are interested in understanding Aquinas's "Summa Theologica", it is essential that a good commentary is available. In English, one of the best commentaries on the Summa is the "Companion to the Summa", a four volume work written in the 1930s by Walter Farrell, a Dominican priest and Aquinas scholar. Many of the best scholars of medieval philosophy have written commentaries on the Summa, and these commentaries range from the ambiguous to the overly technical. ...more