A History of Western Philosophy: The Medieval mind
A HISTORY OF WESTERN PHILOSOPHY examines the nature of philosophical enterprise and philosophy's role in Western culture. Jones and Fogelin weave key passages from classic philosophy works into their comments and criticisms, giving A HISTORY OF WESTERN PHILOSOPHY the combined advantages of a source book and textbook. The text concentrates on major figures in each historical period, combining exposition with direct quotations from the philosophers themselves. The text places philosophers in appropriate cultural context and shows how their theories reflect the concerns of their times.
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The impression Jesus made on the Romans and on the Jews at large has been
noted. But the ... Jesus. Movement. It is anachronistic, of course, to talk about "
Christianity" as existing during Jesus' life — or even for many years after his
He was not only the leader of the Gentile mission; it may be said that he, more
than any other individual, was responsible for the development of Christianity, as
a distinct religion, out of what has been called here the Jesus movement.
Indeed, if we are to believe his own later estimate, he surpassed most of his
contemporaries in the fury with which he persecuted and ravaged the Jesus
movement.b PAUL'S VISION Then one day, as he traveled to Damascus on this
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The Mysticism of Paul
God the Creator
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