Summa Theologica by St. Thomas Aquinas
SS: Treatise On The Cardinal Virtues
Q[99] Of Sacrilege
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We must now consider the vices which pertain to irreligion, whereby sacred things are treated with irreverence. We shall consider (1) Sacrilege; (2) Simony.

Under the first head there are four points of inquiry:

A[1] What is sacrilege?

A[2] Whether it is a special sin?

A[3] Of the species of sacrilege;

A[4] Of the punishment of sacrilege.