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Thomas Joseph White, O.P., joins First Things editor R. R. Reno in a conversation about his new book, The Light of Christ: An Introduction to Catholicism. Fr. White is the director of the Thomistic Institute at the Dominican House of Studies, Washington, D.C., and author of many books, including Wisdom in the Face of Modernity: A Thomistic Study in Natural TheologyThe Incarnate Lord: A Thomistic Study in Christologyand Exodus. He is co-editor of the academic journal Nova et Vetera and in 2011 was appointed an ordinary member of the Pontifical Academy of St. Thomas Aquinas. His most recent essay for First Things, “Catholicism in an Age of Discontent,” appeared in the November 2016 issue.

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