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Hellenistic ways of deliverance and the making of the Christian synthesis.

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Main Author: Randall, John Herman, Jr.
Published: New York, Columbia University Press, 1970.
Topics: Christianity and other religions - Greek. | Christianity - Philosophy - History. | Philosophy, Ancient. | Theology, Doctrinal - History - Early church. | Christianisme - Relations - Religion grecque. | Philosophie chrétienne - Histoire. | Philosophie ancienne. | Christentum | Hellenismus | Philosophie | Christentum. | Hellenismus. | Philosophie.
Genres: History.
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The Hellenistic world -- First or Greek Hellenism -- The Epicurean retreat into the garden -- Stoic peace in the midst of battle -- The skeptical defense against thinking -- The fortunes of Greek philosophy in Rome -- The revival of religious philosophies -- The intelligence universe of Plotinos -- The making of the Christian synthesis -- The Gospel of Jesus and the mystery cult of Paul -- Gnostics, moral Christians, and apologists -- The Christian philosophy of the Greek fathers : Clement, Origen, and Athanasius -- The Latin church : Tertullian and Arnobius -- The manifold experience of Augustine -- The Augustinian theory of being and knowledge -- The Augustinian doctrine of sin and salvation -- The Augustinian doctrine of the church -- The Augustinian doctrine of the city of God : Christian society and the philosophy of history -- Epilogue : the heritage of ancient philosophy.

Table of Contents for: Hellenistic ways of deliverance and the