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Dante's Paradiso, Canto 26-33

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Rob Koons, in a journey through Heaven, using the third book of Dante’s Divine Comedy, Paradiso, as a guide. Dante’s epic poem is one of the greatest works of world literature. On the surface it …More
Rob Koons, in a journey through Heaven, using the third book of Dante’s Divine Comedy, Paradiso, as a guide.

Dante’s epic poem is one of the greatest works of world literature. On the surface it describes Dante's travels through the solar system and the heavens, but at a deeper level it represents the pursuit of holiness and the liberation from sin. Dante draws on the teachings of St. Thomas Aquinas and St. Bonaventure, producing a unique tapestry of philosophy, theology and literature.

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