David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
In Intimations of Christianity Among the Ancient Greeks , Simone Weil discusses precursors to Christian religious ideas which can be found in ancient Greek mythology, literature and philosophy. She looks at evidence of "Christian" feelings in Greek literature, notably in Electra, Orestes, and Antigone , and in the Iliad , going on to examine God in Plato, and divine love in creation, as seen by the ancient Greeks.
|Keywords||Philosophy, Ancient Christianity and other religions Greek|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$7.30 used (76% off) $26.93 new (11% off) $28.15 direct from Amazon (7% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||B172.W34 1998|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Mario von der Ruhr (2011). Christianity and the Errors of Our Time: Simone Weil on Atheism and Idolatry. Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement 68 (1):203-226.
Timothy P. Jackson (2012). “Heroism on an Empty Stomach”: Weil and Hillesum on Love and Happiness Amid the Holocaust1. Journal of Religious Ethics 40 (1):72-98.
Christopher J. Frost & Augustus R. Lumia (2012). The Ethics of Neuroscience and the Neuroscience of Ethics: A Phenomenological–Existential Approach. Science and Engineering Ethics 18 (3):457-474.
Similar books and articles
R. G. A. Buxton (ed.) (1999). From Myth to Reason?: Studies in the Development of Greek Thought. Oxford University Press.
Ute Possekel (1999). Evidence of Greek Philosophical Concepts in the Writings of Ephrem the Syrian. Peeters.
Robert C. Dentan (1955). The Idea of History in the Ancient Near East. New Haven, Yale University Press.
A. H. Armstrong (1960/1964). Christian Faith and Greek Philosophy. New York, Sheed and Ward.
Joseph Priestley (1987). Doctrines of Heathen Philosophy. Scholars' Facsimiles & Reprints.
Hans Dieter Betz, Adela Yarbro Collins & Margaret Mary Mitchell (eds.) (2001). Antiquity and Humanity: Essays on Ancient Religion and Philosophy: Presented to Hans Dieter Betz on His 70th Birthday. Mohr Siebeck.
S. R. F. Price (1999). Religions of the Ancient Greeks. Cambridge University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads34 ( #47,847 of 1,096,264 )
Recent downloads (6 months)10 ( #15,356 of 1,096,264 )
How can I increase my downloads?