St. Thomas Aquinas & Psalm 104:13

From the Lives of the Brethren:

The Chancellor of the University in Paris, having decreed [February 1256] that this same Brother Thomas should maintain his thesis publicly next day for the doctorate, that same night this brother beheld a figure come and stand before him with an open book in which were written the words:

“Thou waterest the hills from above, the earth shall be filled with the fruit of thy works” (Ps. ciii 13).

He therefore chose them for the text of his thesis.

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