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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But in Mithraism this now familiar redemptionist belief was connected with a
complex theology whose central tenets were derived from a dualistic
metaphysics. Mithraism held it impossible to explain the universe as the product
of a single ...
Now, law in its most general sense is "nothing else but an ordinance of reason for
the common good, promulgated by him who has the care of the community."8
The whole universe is a community, and God, its creator, is also its sovereign.
Thus it is that for the completion of the universe there are required diverse grades
of being, of which some hold a high and some a low place in the universe. That
this multiformity of grades may be preserved in things, God allows some evils, ...
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The Mysticism of Paul
God the Creator
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