Platonic influence on Christianity

Plato’s Shadow over the Cross: A Brief History of Platonic Influence on Christianity

“For what is Plato, but Moses speaking in Attic Greek.”– Numenius 1. Introduction When John the Apostle wrote his gospel the very first sentence was “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God and the Word was God.” The original Greek “Word” was logos, a complex philosophical term that had been […]

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