freedom of will


Saint Thomas says that this consists essentially in the power of choice. We are said to be endowed with free will because we are able to accept one object, rejecting another; which acceptance we call “choice.”

MLA Citation

  • Father James J McGovern. “freedom of will”. Catholic Pocket Dictionary, 1906. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 November 2019. Web. 5 March 2021. <>