Volume 7-Lesson 3:The Story of St. Thomas Aquinas Includes: 2 miniature books entitled Aristotle and The Bible (do not open), ox, container of straw, saint booklet, green felt underlay, open front tray. We Remember him in January. We remember St. Thomas on the day that he died, January 28, 1274. He was born in Italy and became a priest as a young man. He is important for his concise synthesis of Christian thought, which blended revelation and reason.