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Eliot once called Jacques Maritain "the most conspicuous figure and probably the most powerful force in contemporary philosophy. Appointed French ambassador to the Vatican inhe resigned in to teach philosophy at Princeton University, where he remained until his retirement in He was prominent in the Catholic intellectual resurgence, with a keen perception of modern French literature.
Although Maritain regarded metaphysics as central to civilization and metaphysically his position was Thomism, he took full measure of the intellectual currents of his time and articulated a resilient and vital Thomism, applying the principles of scholasticism to contemporary issues.
InMaritain was honored by the French literary world with the national Grand Prize for letters. He learned of the award at his retreat in a small monastery near Toulouse where he had been living in ascetic retirement for some years.
In it, Maritain attacked the "neo-modernism" that he had seen developing in the church in recent decades, especially since the Second Vatican Council. But now, all of that is being discarded, along with the idea of hell, the doctrine of creation out of nothing, the infancy narratives of the Gospels, and belief in the immortality of the human soul.
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