"Daryl McCullough" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org... > Stephen Montgomery-Smith says... > >>I don't think Aquinas's argument over whether angels can occupy the same >>space should be seen as having much to do with religion - rather I see >>it as Aristotlean thinking taken to extremes. The question he poses, >>and answers, bears no reality to anything, neither to an atheist nor to >>a theist. Only the most ardent Aristotlean is going to be interested. > > I'm not sure about that. I think Aquinas's argument was a premature > venture into Fermi and Bose-Einstein statistics.
And here was me thinking he was developing infinitesimals, and hence Calculus.