from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Bonaventure, Saint. Originally Giovanni di Fidanza. Known as "the Seraphic Doctor.” 1217?-1274. Italian theologian and philosopher who taught that the goal of all the arts and sciences is the direct contemplation of God.


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  • Because, if Bonaventure is right, then revelation precedes Scripture and becomes deposited in Scripture but is not simply identical with it.

    Benedict and Bonaventure

  • What was it that Ratzinger found in Bonaventure that aroused such controversy?

    Benedict and Bonaventure

  • The thesis is titled Theology of History in Bonaventure, and is also available from Ignatius Press.

    Benedict and Bonaventure

  • Marianna Bonaventure is tracking three missing scientists suspected of involvement in weapons of mass destruction research.

    January 2009

  • After a bit of confusion with the one way streets, we finally located the fabboo Westin Bonaventure Hotel where we were booked for two nights.

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  • Hieronymous 'descendant Roxanne Bonaventure is the protagonist of Roberson's excellent book Here, There & Everywhere.

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  • St. Bonaventure is a small catholic school in Ventura, and sometimes it gets knocked because of the lesser competition it faces. - An early look: Six golden nugget wide receivers

  • These two works set the Order on a moderate course that lasted for centuries and led Franciscans to call Bonaventure their “second founder.”


  • The Bonaventure is a location featured in two of Cameron's movies - True Lies and Strange Days.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • Apollo College of Nursing: 'Bonaventure' - College and Hostel Day, Ayanambakkam, 9 a.m. New Boag Road (West) Civic Exnora: Discussion on civic problems, 79, New Boag Rd.,

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